hella

Coding frame

Example

(60)
Maðurinn hellti vatni í glasið.
maður-inn
man-the.nom
hellti
poured
vatni
water.dat
í
in
glas-ið
glass-the.acc
‘The man poured water into the glass.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# POUR Coding set Argument type
1 pourer NP-nom & V.agr S
2 poured substance NP-dat X
3 pouring goal LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(61)
‘He filled the glass with water.’
C
R y
(130)
‘The milk poured down.’
C
R y
(193)
‘The milk was poured down.’
C
R y
(268)
‘... when water was poured over her head.’
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
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n