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mostly means WATCH

Coding frame

Example

(6)
Strákurinn horfði á stelpuna.
strákur-inn
boy-the.nom
horfði
watched
á
on
stelpu-na
girl-the.acc
‘The boy watched the girl.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LOOK AT Coding set Argument type
1 looker NP-nom & V.agr S
2 looked at entity á+NP-acc X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(143)
‘The girl was being watched.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(304)
‘They looked each other in the eyes.’
(366)
‘They watched each other.’
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
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