verstecken

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the hiding affectee can be expressed with an adjunct

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Der Junge versteckte den Schatz vor seiner Schwester.
der
DEF.M.NOM
Junge
boy(NOM)
versteck-te
hide-3SG.PST
den
DEF.M.ACC
Schatz
treasure(ACC)
vor
from
sein-er
POSS.3SG-DAT.SG
Schwester
sister(DAT)
‘The boy hid the treasure from his sister.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HIDE Coding set Argument type
1 hider NP-nom V.subj A
2 hidden thing NP-acc P
3 hiding beneficiary vor+NP-dat X

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