hok'ų

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(559)
Xąąwįoxerera woįk'ųire.
xąąwįoxere=ra
flower=DEF
wa-ho<hį>k'ų-ire
OBJ.3PL-<1E.U>give-SBJ.3PL
‘They gave the flowers to me.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GIVE Coding set Argument type
1 giver act.V A
2 giving recipient obj:und.V P
3 gift obj:und.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(573)
‘I bought this necklace and gave it to myself.’
C
R y
(560)
‘They gave each other flowers.’
(574)
‘They had a boxing match and gave each other a black eye.’
C
R y
(562)
‘Did you give these flowers to your mother?’
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
‘They made me feed that vicious dog.’
C
R y
‘I was scared, but I made myself feed the dog.’
C
R y
(575)
‘They let me feed that vicious dog.’
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
M y
‘My Kunu, the toy he really cherished, I made him give it to them.’
C
N y