stehlen

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Die Diebe stahlen dem Mann ein Bild.
die
DEF.PL.NOM
Dieb-e
thief-PL(NOM)
stahl-en
steal\PST-3PL
dem
DEF.DAT
Mann
man(DAT)
ein
INDEF.N.ACC
Bild
picture(ACC)
‘The thieves stole a picture from the man.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

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

Alternations