þekkja

Coding frame

Examples

(14)
Stelpan þekkti strákinn.
stelpa-n
girl-the.nom
þekkti
knew
strák-inn
boy-the.acc
‘The girl knew the boy.’
(363)
Textinn þurrkaðist út.
text-inn
text-the.nom
þurrkaðist
wiped
út
out
‘The text got wiped out.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# KNOW Coding set Argument type
1 knower NP-nom & V.agr A
2 known thing/person NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(149)
‘The boy is recognizable because of his hair.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(305)
‘They know 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