miltere-mken-

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miltere-mken- ‘fill’ is a causative form of milteren- ‘be full’; dov- ‘load, fill, charge’.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

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Asi časkav öken' milteremkenni.
asi
woman
časka-v
cup-ACC
öke-n'
milk-INSTR
miltere-mken-ni
fill(CAUS)-AOR-3SG
‘The woman filled the cup with milk.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FILL Coding set Argument type
1 filler NP-nom V.subj A
2 filled container NP-acc P
3 filling material NP-instr I

Alternations

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