setjast

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This is originally the verb "setja" and a cliticized reflexive which is now a part of the stem.

Coding frame

Example

(72)
Börnin settust á bekkinn.
börn-in
children-the.nom
settu-st
sat-refl/rcp
á
on
bekk-inn
bench-the.acc
‘The children sat down on the bench.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SIT DOWN Coding set Argument type
1 sitdowner NP-nom & V.agr S
2 sitting-down place LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
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
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(326)
‘They sat down on the bank.’
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n