das-

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Also a denominal verb can be used instead: e.g. hulra-la- ‘cover with a blanket’ (cf. hulra ‘blanket’)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Bej kuŋav ulrač dassan.
bej
man
kuŋa-v
child-ACC
ulra-č
blanket-INSTR
das-sa-n
cover-AOR-3SG
‘The man covered the child with the blanket.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# COVER Coding set Argument type
1 coverer NP-nom V.subj A
2 covered thing NP-acc P
3 cover NP-instr I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
M y
C
M y
U
N n
C
R y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y