leika sér

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sér does not appear in 292. This is because it is a Dative Subject Ambitransitive, which has alternated systematically with a Nom-Dat leika before these got fixed.

Coding frame

Examples

(87)
Barnið leikur sér.
barn-ið
child-the.nom
leikur
plays
sér
self.dat
‘The child is playing.’
(292)
Honum leikur allt í lyndi.
honum
him.dat
leikur
plays
allt
everything
í
in
lyndi
harmony
‘Everything goes well for him.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PLAY Coding set Argument type
1 player NP-nom & V.agr S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(212)
‘They played in the garden.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(323)
‘They played with 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
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
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n