fara

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One can also say "fara til Jóns" 'go to John" but one cannot say "fara til markaðarins".

Coding frame

Example

(76)
Konan fór á markaðinn.
kona-n
woman-the.nom
fór
went
á
on
markað-inn
market-the.acc
‘The woman went to the market.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GO Coding set Argument type
1 goer NP-nom & V.agr S
2 going goal á+NP-acc X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(205)
‘They went to the market. / The next step was going to the market.’
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N n
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N y
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N y
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N y
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N n
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N y
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N y
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N y
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N n
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N y
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N y
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N n
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N y
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