tege-t-

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This is a resultative form of teg- 'sit down'. The resultative means 'sit, be seated'.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Examples

(44)
Bej törle tegetten.
bej
man
tör-le
ground-LOC
tege-t-te-n
sit-RES-AOR-3SG
‘The man sat on the ground.’
(78)
Kuŋa tör-le teg-et-te-n.
kuŋa
child
tör-le
ground-LOC
tege-t-te-n
sit-RES-AOR-3SG
‘The child sat on the ground.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SIT Coding set Argument type
1 sitter NP-nom V.subj S
2 sitting place NP-loc L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
M y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N already includes the resultative marker y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y