byggja

Coding frame

Example

(34)
Mennirnir byggðu hús úr tré.
mennir-nir
men-the.nom
byggðu
built
hús
house.acc
úr
out_of
tré
wood.dat
‘The men built a house from wood.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BUILD Coding set Argument type
1 builder NP-nom & V.agr A
2 built thing NP-acc P
3 building material úr+NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(120)
‘The city is built up gradually. / The city arises gradually.’
C
R y
(169)
‘The house was built.’
C
R y
(232)
‘They built a shelter in the garden.’
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