hjálpa

Coding frame

Example

(21)
Ég hjálpaði drengjunum.
ég
I.nom
hjálpaði
helped
drengju-num
boys-the.dat
‘I helped the boys.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HELP Coding set Argument type
1 helper NP-nom & V.agr S
2 helpee NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(158)
‘He was helped.’
C
R y
(269)
‘She was helped tidying up.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(306)
‘They helped 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
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n