binda

Coding frame

Example

(58)
Maðurinn batt hestinn með reipi við tréð.
maður-inn
man-the.nom
batt
tied
hest-inn
horse-the.acc
með
with
reipi
rope.dat
við
with
tré-ð
tree-the.acc
‘The man tied the horse with a rope to the tree.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TIE Coding set Argument type
1 tier NP-nom & V.agr A
2 tied thing NP-acc P
3 tying instrument með +NP-dat I
4 tying goal við+NP-acc X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
R y
(191)
‘The horse was tied with a rope.’
C
M y
(226)
‘The horse was tied with rope.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(128)
‘They committed to each other.’
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