bö-

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(6)
Hurken knigav hupkučimŋedu bön.
hurken
boy
kniga-v
book-ACC
hupkučimŋe-du
teacher-DAT
bö-n
give-AOR.3SG
‘The boy gave the book to the teacher.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GIVE Coding set Argument type
1 giver NP-nom V.subj A
2 gift NP-acc P
3 giving recipient NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
M y
C
M y
U
N n
C
N the form can be used but rather in the durative sense y
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(104)
‘The boys gave books to each otherr.’