hurt

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typically with a body-part

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(309)
My neck hurts when I turn my head.
my
my
neck
neck
hurts
hurts
when
when
I
I
turn
turn
my
my
head
head
‘My neck hurts when I turn my head.’
(310)
It hurts!
it
it
hurts
hurts
‘It hurts!’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FEEL PAIN Coding set Argument type
1 pain locus NP-nom V.subj S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N y
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
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
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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
C
N y
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N n
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N n
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N n
U
R n
(311)
‘She hurt her foot.’
C
R In some contexts hurt him/herself is just a regular reflexive, i.e. with no implication of accidental event. This refers to deliberate self-harm. y
(312)
‘She hurt herself.’