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case alternation: design.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(24)
Beje d’uuva mooduk ooran.
beje
man
d’uu-va
house-ACC
moo-duk
wood-ABL
oo-ra-n
make-NONFUT-3SG
‘The man built the house of timber.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BUILD Coding set Argument type
1 builder NP-nom A
2 built thing NP-acc P
3 building material NP-abl X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
R
N
N
R
(103)
‘They built houses for each other.’
N