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Coding frame

Example

(7)
Drengurinn leit á stúlkuna.
drengur-inn
boy-the.nom
leit
looked
á
at
stúlku-na
girl-the.acc
‘The boy looked at 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
(144)
‘The girl was being looked at.’
U
N n
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N n
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N y
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N y
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N y
U
N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
C
N y
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N y
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N y
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N n
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N y
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N y
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N n
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N n
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N y
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N y
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