taka

Coding frame

Examples

(46)
Maðurinn tók peningana af vini sínum.
maður-inn
man-the.nom
tók
took
peninga-na
money-the.acc
af
off
vini
friend.dat
sínum
his.dat
‘The man took the money off his friend.’
(48)
Hann tók börkinn af prikinu.
hann
he.nom
tók
took
börk-inn
bark-the.acc
af
off
prik-inu
stick-the.dat
‘He peeled the bark off the stick.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PEEL TAKE Coding set Argument type
1 peeler taker NP-nom & V.agr A
2 peel taken thing NP-acc P
3 peeled object taking source af+NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(179)
‘The money was taken.’
C
R y
(260)
‘The christmas star was taken down yesterday.’
U
R n
(283)
‘The man was seized by the sea. / The sea seized the man.’
U
M n
(296)
‘The ship can make good use of the wind.’
U
R n
(319)
‘He took it well.’
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
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
R n
(47)
‘He took the money from his friend./ He accepted the money that his friend offered him.’
U
N n