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Coding frame

Example

(28)
Strákurinn bað (foreldra sína) um pening.
strákur-inn
boy-the.nom
bað
asked
foreldra
parents.acc
sína
his.acc
um
about
pening
money.acc
‘The boy asked (his parents) for money.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# ASK FOR Coding set Argument type
1 asker NP-nom & V.agr A
2 askee NP-acc P
3 requested thing um+NP-acc X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(162)
‘The book was asked for.’
C
R y
(163)
‘The parents were asked for the book.’
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