elda

Coding frame

Example

(336)
Konan eldar kjúkling.
kona-n
woman-the.nom
eldar
cooks
kjúkling
chicken
‘The woman cooks chicken.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# COOK Coding set Argument type
1 cooker NP-nom & V.agr A
2 cooked food NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(337)
‘The chicken was cooked.’
U
N n
C
N y
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
R y
(355)
‘It was cooked.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n