ruus

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(320)
Žuura hanąąc nee watus.
žuura
money
hanąąc
all
nee
1EMPH
wa-tuus
OBJ.3PL-take\1E.A
‘I took all the money.’
(881)
Žuurara hanąąc hįgirusire.
žuura=ra
money=DEF
hanąąc
all
hį-gi-ruus-ire
1E.U-APPL.BEN-take-SBJ.3PL
‘They took all my money.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TAKE Coding set Argument type
1 taker act.V A
2 taken thing obj:und.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(321)
‘They took all my money.’
C
M y
(883)
‘Take the pan with this.’
C
R 'where so. gets something from' y
(327)
‘Where did you get it?’
C
N different meaning y
(882)
‘He experienced it that way / it happened to him that way.’
C
M benefactive only y
(323)
‘I told them to take it for themselves.’
(324)
‘I took the money for myself.’
C
M 'take from each other' or 'for each other' y
(325)
‘They took each others' money.’
‘They selected the same clothes for each other at the store.’
C
R y
(322)
‘I took all my money back.’
C
R y
(326)
‘They got themselves out again (e.g. a cat).’
C
M y
(884)
‘They took his tooth out with the big pliers.’
C
N y
C
M y
(889)
‘Where did he get this car from?’
C
R y
‘Did they make you draw a card from the bottom when playing cards?’
C
M y
‘The apples were starting to rot, did you make yourself take one/ did you take one anyway?’
‘The apples were starting to rot, did you make yourself take them all anyway?’
C
R y
‘Did they let you draw a card from the bottom when playing cards?’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
(887)
‘Where do you get this for/from him?’
C
N y
C
M y
(888)
‘Where did he get this gun back from (was his before)?’
C
N y
(885)
‘They took it back with a big truck.’
C
M y
(886)
‘He used his per cap to get a car.’
‘He bought himself a car with the money he borrowed from me.’
C
N y
C
R y
‘The flat balls, did you have your Kunu take one?’
C
N y