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This is a more formal variant, while the one with "kalla" is informal.

Coding frame

Example

(33)
Foreldarnir nefndu barnið Önnu.
foreldar-nir
parents-the.nom
nefndu
named
barn-ið
child-the.acc
Önnu
Anna.acc
‘The parents named the child Anna.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# NAME Coding set Argument type
1 namer NP-nom & V.agr A
2 namee NP-acc P
3 name NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(118)
‘The child is named Anna.’
C
R y
(167)
‘The girl was named Anna.’
C
R y
(246)
‘This was mentioned to me.’
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
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