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The third argument can be introduced by from or out of.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(146)
They built the model out of plywood and plastic.
they
they
built
built
the
the
model
model
out
out
of
of
plywood
plywood
and
and
plastic
plastic
‘They built the model out of plywood and plastic.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BUILD Coding set Argument type
1 builder NP-nom V.subj A
2 built thing NP-acc P
3 building material from+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
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
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
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
R n
(147)
‘The team built the old lady a new house.’
U
N n