borða

Coding frame

Example

(4)
Drengurinn borðaði ávöxtinn.
drengur-inn
boy-the.nom
borðaði
ate
ávöxt-inn
fruit-the.acc
‘The boy ate the fruit.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# EAT Coding set Argument type
1 eater NP-nom & V.agr A
2 eaten food NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(141)
‘The fruit was eaten.’
C
R y
(228)
‘The food was eaten.’
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
N y
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