stela

Coding frame

Examples

(101)
Þjófurinn stal peningum frá gömlu konunni.
þjófur-inn
thief-the.nom
stal
stole
peningum
money.dat
frá
from
gömlu
old.dat
konu-nni
woman-the.dat
‘The thief stole money from the old lady.’
(321)
Hann stal af peningum.
hann
he.nom
stal
stole
af
of
peningum
money.dat
‘He stole parts of the money.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# STEAL Coding set Argument type
1 stealer NP-nom & V.agr S
2 stolen thing NP-dat X
3 stealing source frá+NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(217)
‘The money was stolen.’
C
R y
(273)
‘My brother's money got stolen.’
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
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n