d’oromo-

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(14)
Bejetken knigava alagumniduk d’oromoron.
bejetken
boy
kniga-va
book-ACC
alagumni-duk
teacher-ABL
d’oromo-ro-n
steal-NONFUT-3SG
‘The boy stole the book from the teacher.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# STEAL Coding set Argument type
1 stealer NP-nom A
2 stolen thing NP-acc P
3 stealing source NP-abl X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
R
(91)
‘We found out that the bread was stolen.’
N
N
N
M