xere

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(100)
Toora xerenąąk.
too=ra
potato=DEF
xere=nąąk
boil=POS.NTL.PL
‘The potatoes are boiling.’
Toora heejąga xaraire.
too=ra
potato=DEF
heejąga
now
xere-ire
boil-SBJ.3PL
‘The potatoes are boiling now.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BOIL Coding set Argument type
1 boiled thing sbj:und.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
M only with POSS of U y
(780)
‘My water is boiling.’
C
M only with CAUS y
(781)
‘You can boil the water with the pail.’
C
M only with CAUS y
(782)
‘You can boil the strips of wood in there.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(101)
‘I boiled the potatoes.’
(104)
‘Using this kettle they boiled the potatoes.’
(781)
‘You can boil the water with the pail.’
(782)
‘You can boil the strips of wood in there.’
C
R y
(785)
‘If I'm not careful here, I will boil myself.’
C
R y
(102)
‘Can you boil these potatoes for me? / Can you boil my potatoes?’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
(784)
‘He boiled/cooked his turtle in that black kettle/pail for him.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(103)
‘I boiled my potatoes.’
(783)
‘He boiled his own water.’
C
N y