brenna (2)

Coding frame

Examples

(97)
Ég brenndi húsið.
ég
I.nom
brenndi
burned
húsi-ð
house-the.acc
‘I burned the house.’
(215)
Húsið brann.
hús-ið
house-the.nom
brann
burned_down
‘The house burned down.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BURN (tr) Coding set Argument type
1 burner (tr) NP-nom & V.agr A
2 burnt thing (tr) NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(135)
‘She got her fingers burned. /lit. She burns herself on the finger.’
C
R y
(216)
‘The house was burned down.’
C
R y
(230)
‘The house was burned down.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n