klippa

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implies scissors as cutting instrument

Coding frame

Example

(44)
Hárgreiðslukonan klippti hárið á konunni.
hárgreiðslukona-n
hairdresser-the.nom
klippti
cut
hár-ið
hair-the.acc
á
on
konu-nni
woman-the.dat
‘The hairdresser cut the woman's hair.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CUT Coding set Argument type
1 cutter NP-nom & V.agr A
2 cut thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(176)
‘Grandpa's finger got cut off.’
C
R y
(177)
‘The hair was cut.’
C
R y
(243)
‘My hair was cut yesterday.’
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