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Coding frame

Example

(41)
Strákurinn sló snákinn með priki.
strákur-inn
boy-the.nom
sló
hit
snák-inn
snake-the.acc
með
with
priki
stick.dat
‘The boy hit the snake with a stick.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HIT Coding set Argument type
1 hitter NP-nom & V.agr A
2 hittee NP-acc P
3 hitting instrument með +NP-dat I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(122)
‘The boys fought.’
C
R y
(173)
‘The snake was hit.’
C
R y
(256)
‘The boy was hit yesterday.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
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
C
R y
(317)
‘The window was banging back and forth in the wind.’
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