tookewehi

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(631)
Hąąhere toikewehixjį.
hąąhe-re
night-ANT
too<hį>kewehi-xjį
<1E.U>be.hungry-INTS
‘Last night I was real hungry.’
(632)
Wijuk hanįra tookewehi wa'ųnąk.
wijuk
cat
hanį=ra
have.NTL=DEF
tookewehi
be.hungry
wa'ų=nąk
do/be=POS.NTL
‘My cat is hungry.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BE HUNGRY Coding set Argument type
1 hungry person sbj:und.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
M only with POSS of U meaning y
‘Is his dog hungry? Do you know?’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N could maybe be said jokingly y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(633)
‘They were cooking and they made me hungry.’
C
R y
(634)
‘I was cooking meat and I made myself hungry.’
C
M possessive meaning only y
‘I let them watch my dog for three days and they caused him to be hungry.’
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
‘When you prepared to go hunting, did you cause your dogs to get hungry?’
C
N y