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Arguably implies a locus (e.g. 'fall into', 'fall down', etc.) but it can occur without this being explicit.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(304)
She fell down and hurt herself.
she
she
fell
fell
down
down
and
and
hurt
hurt
herself
herself
‘She fell down and hurt herself.’
(305)
He slipped and fell into the pool.
he
he
slipped
slipped
and
and
fell
fell
into
into
the
the
pool
pool
‘He slipped and fell into the pool.’
(306)
Apprarently the child fell from the balcony.
apprarently
apprarently
the
the
child
child
fell
fell
from
from
the
the
balcony
balcony
‘Apprarently the child fell from the balcony.’
(307)
My i-pod fell into the water.
my
my
i-pod
i-pod
fell
fell
into
into
the
the
water
water
‘My i-pod fell into the water.’
(308)
It must have fallen out of my pocket.
it
it
must
must
have
have
fallen
fallen
out
out
of
of
my
my
pocket
pocket
‘It must have fallen out of my pocket.’
(327)
He fell to his knees and wept.
he
he
fell
fell
to
to
his
his
knees
knees
and
and
wept
wept
‘He fell to his knees and wept.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FALL Coding set Argument type
1 fallee NP-nom V.subj S
2 fall goal LOC L

Alternations

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N n
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N y
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N n
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N n
N
U
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 n
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N n
U
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N y
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N n
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N y
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N y
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N n
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