rúlla

Coding frame

Examples

(91)
Boltinn rúllar.
bolt-inn
ball-the.nom
rúllar
rolls
‘The ball is rolling.’
(333)
Boltinn rúllar niður brekkuna.
bolti-nn
ball-the.nom
rúllar
rolls
niður
down
brekku-na
hill-the.acc
‘The ball rolls down the hill.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# ROLL Coding set Argument type
1 rolling entity NP-nom & V.agr S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(92)
‘I rolled the wagon down the hill.’
C
R y
(134)
‘The rubber band rolled up.’
C
N alternation can only apply to a transitive version of the verb y
(213)
‘The ball was rolled.’
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
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