boil

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(339)
The water's boiling.
the
the
water
water
is
is
boiling
boiling
‘The water's boiling.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BOIL Coding set Argument type
1 boiled thing NP-nom V.subj S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
C
N y
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
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
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
R n
(340)
‘She boiled the water.’
U
M n
(341)
‘She boiled the pot dry.’