throw

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(40)
The boy threw the ball through the window.
the
the
boy
boy
threw
threw
the
the
ball
ball
through
through
the
the
window
window
‘The boy threw the ball through the window.’
(42)
They threw eggs at me.
they
they
threw
threw
eggs
eggs
at
at
me
me
‘They threw eggs at me.’
(43)
She threw herself out of a window.
she
she
threw
threw
herself
herself
out
out
of
of
a
a
window
window
‘She threw herself out of a window.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# THROW Coding set Argument type
1 thrower NP-nom V.subj A
2 thrown thing NP-acc P
3 throwing goal LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
N
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
(41)
‘The boy threw her the ball.’
U
N n
U
N n