taa

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(238)
Hirukąnąra hacaanąga žuura hataa.
hirukąną=ra
boss=DEF
haca-anąga
see\1E.A-and
žuura
money
ha-taa
1E.A-ask.for
‘I saw the boss and asked for money.’
Gijire nįhera že'e hawa'ųanąga žuura taa waajee.
gijire
help
nįhe=ra
be/PROG=DEF
že'e
that
hawa'ų-anąga
reason-and
žuura
money
taa
ask.for
wee=jee
talk=POS.VERT
‘What he's saying is, that he's been helping him, based on that he's asking for money.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# ASK FOR Coding set Argument type
1 asker act.V A
2 requested thing obj:und.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(239)
‘I asked for money from the boss.’
(240)
‘Have you come to ask me for money again?’
(241)
‘I'm going to ask you for the books.’
C
N y
C
N y
‘What he's saying is, that he's been helping him, based on that he's asking for money.’
C
N y
(242)
‘What he's saying is, that he's been helping him, based on that he's asking for money.’
C
M y
(244)
‘I asked for only meat at the restaurant.’
C
M y
(245)
‘They ask each other for money all the time.’
C
R y
(243)
‘I've already asked for my money over and over again.’
C
M y
(246)
‘I let him borrow tools I went and asked for them back.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M only with underived taa y
(248)
‘They were mad at me, they told me in anger they made me ask for medicine.’
(249)
‘They made me ask you for money.’
C
M sounds a bit odd y
(837)
‘I was real thirsty and so I finally made myself ask for water.’
C
R y
(247)
‘They gave me the phone and let me ask for my prescriptions.’
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
(838)
‘I taught my dog and I made my dog ask for food.’
C
N y