brenna (1)

Coding frame

Examples

(96)
Húsið brennur.
húsi-ð
house-the.nom
brennur
burns
‘The house is burning.’
(215)
Húsið brann.
hús-ið
house-the.nom
brann
burned_down
‘The house burned down.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BURN Coding set Argument type
1 burnt thing NP-nom & V.agr S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
C
R y
C
N alternation can only apply to a transitive version of the verb y
C
R y
U
N n
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
C
R y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(97)
‘I burned the house.’
(322)
‘He burned some of the sticks.’
U
N n
U
N n