ee

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(220)
Teesge aire.
teesge
this.way
ee-ire
say-SBJ.3PL
‘They said this.’
(222)
Wažą hiše?
wažą
something
hiše
say\2.A
‘Did you say something?’
(227)
"Ka", ee.
ka
no
ee
say
‘She said "no".’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SAY Coding set Argument type
1 sayer act.V X
2 said content UTT X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(221)
‘If you could say it for me.’
C
N y
(226)
‘He told the story using a loudspeaker.’
C
N y
C
N ha'ehii = 'talk about sth.' y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(224)
‘I spoke my own piece.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
(225)
‘They made me say something.’
C
N y
C
R y
(223)
‘They let me say something.’
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
N y
C
R y
‘When they were to tell their story at school, did you make your boys say it?’
C
N y