hige

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also means 'call sb. sth.' and 'say sth. to sb.'

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(92)
Wažą hinįgekjene.
wažą
something
hi<nįį>ge-kjene
<1&2>say.to-FUT
‘I'm going to say something to you.’
(93)
Waną'į hirujis higanąąkšąną.
waną'į_hirujis
idiot
hige=nąąk=šąną
say.to=POS.NTL.PL=DECL
‘They're calling him an idiot.’
(94)
Xjąnąre waną'į hirujis hįįgaire.
xjąnąre
yesterday
waną'į_hirujis
idiot
hi<hį>ge-ire
<1E.U>say.to-SBJ.3PL
‘Yesterday they called me an idiot.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# NAME Coding set Argument type
1 namer act.V A
2 namee obj:und.V P
3 name Ø I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(98)
‘Can you say something to them for me?’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(95)
‘Yesterday I called myself an idiot.’
C
R y
(96)
‘They called each other idiots.’
C
R y
(97)
‘I said something to my child.’
(99)
‘I told them they were naughty.’
‘I said something to my children.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
‘Go tell him "come over here right now", they made me say that to him.’
C
M y
(778)
‘I made myself say to him: "you bought a good car".’
C
M y
(777)
‘Go tell him "come over here right now", they made me say that to him.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
(779)
‘He told his son that he got mad.’
C
N y