scream

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(267)
She screamed in fear.
she
she
screamed
screamed
in
in
fear
fear
‘She screamed in fear.’
(270)
The kids were screaming for icecream.
the
the
kids
kids
were
were
screaming
screaming
for
for
icecream
icecream
‘The kids were screaming for icecream.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SCREAM Coding set Argument type
1 screamer NP-nom V.subj S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
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N n
C
N y
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N n
U
N n
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N y
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N y
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N n
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N n
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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
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N n
C
N y
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N y
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N n
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N n
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N n
U
M Scream doesn't fit the alternation label very well. n
(268)
‘She screamed at me.’
(269)
‘She screamed at him to get out of her room.’