anziehen

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(100)
Die Mutter zieht ihr Kind an.
die
DEF.F.NOM
Mutter
mother(NOM)
zieh-t
dress-3SG.PRS
ihr
POSS.3SG.ACC
Kind
child(ACC)
an
VPCL
‘The mother dresses her child.’
(101)
Die Frau zieht sich eine Hose an.
die
DEF.F.NOM
Frau
woman(NOM)
zieh-t
dress-3SG.PRS
sich
REFL.3SG
ein-e
INDEF-F.ACC
Hose
trousers(ACC)
an
VPCL
‘The woman puts on a pair of trousers. / The woman dresses herself with a pair of pants.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DRESS Coding set Argument type
1 dresser NP-nom V.subj A
2 clothes NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N because the second argument already can have benefactive reading n
(102)
‘He dressed his son with a vest.’
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(168)
‘The king was not dressed.’