hvolfa

Coding frame

Example

(111)
Ég hvolfdi bátnum.
ég
I.nom
hvolfdi
capsized
bát-num
boat-the.dat
‘I capsized the boat.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CAPSIZE Coding set Argument type
1 capsizing causer NP-nom & V.agr S
2 capsizing entity NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(110)
‘The boat capsized.’
C
R y
(138)
‘Some boats turn upside down more easily than others. / Some boats get capsized better than others.’
C
R y
(222)
‘The boat was capsized.’
C
R y
(271)
‘The baot was capsized on the sandbank.’
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
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n