bera (1)

Coding frame

Example

(56)
Maðurinn bar kassana á markaðinn.
maður-inn
man-the.nom
bar
carried
kassa-na
boxes-the.acc
á
on
markað-inn
market-the.acc
‘The man carried the boxes to the market.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CARRY Coding set Argument type
1 carrier NP-nom & V.agr A
2 carried thing NP-acc P
3 carrying goal á+NP-acc X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(189)
‘The boxes were carried to the market.’
C
R y
(225)
‘The boxes were carried.’
U
R n
(278)
‘The car went by quickly.’
U
N n
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
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
N n
U
N n