gigųs

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(124)
Wagax ųųra hįgigųsire.
wagax
write
ųų=ra
do/make=DEF
hį-gigųs-ire
1E.U-teach-SBJ.3PL
‘They taught me how to write.’
(125)
Nįįpra hįragigųsną?
nįįp=ra
swim=DEF
hį-ra-gigųs-ną
1E.U-2.A-teach-POT
‘Can you teach me how to swim?’
(126)
Hoocąk hit'e nįįgigųsikjene.
Hoocąk
Hoocąk
hit'e
talk
nįį-gigųs-i-kjene
1&2-teach-0-FUT
‘I will teach you Hoocak.’
(127)
Nįįkjąk ee waanįra wanąp'įikišere waagigųs hįšįį.
nįįkjąk
child
ee
3EMPH
wa-hanį=ra
OBJ.3PL-have.NTL=DEF
wanąp'į-hikišere
beads-work.with
wa-ha-gigųs
OBJ.3PL-1E.A-teach
hį-šii
1E.U-tell.to.do
‘She told me to teach her children.’
(130)
Nįįkjąįk nee waanįra wanąp'įikišerera nee waagigųs.
nįįkjąk-įk
child-DIM
nee
1EMPH
wa-hanį=ra
OBJ.3PL-have.NTL\1E.A=DEF
wanąp'į-hikišere=ra
beads-work.with=DEF
nee
1EMPH
wa-ha-gigųs
OBJ.3PL-1E.A-teach
‘I taught my children how to do beadwork.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TEACH Coding set Argument type
1 teacher act.V A
2 teachee obj:und.V P
3 taught content Ø I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
M y
(803)
‘The new book I gave him he taught with it.’
C
N y
(805)
‘He teaches in that garage.’
C
N y
C
R y
(128)
‘I taught myself how to do beadwork.’
C
R y
(129)
‘They taught each other Hoocak.’
C
R y
(838)
‘I taught my dog and I made my dog ask for food.’
‘I taught my children how to do beadwork.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
‘They made me teach the children/ I took over to teaching the kids.’
C
N y
‘I took over to teaching the kids.’
C
R y
(802)
‘They made me teach the children/ I took over to teaching the kids.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
(804)
‘The new book I gave him he taught his children with it.’
C
N y
C
M sounds odd y
(806)
‘I made/had my son teach his dog.’
C
N y