kenna

Coding frame

Example

(338)
Gamla konan kenndi stelpunni söng.
gamla
old.nom
kona-n
woman-the.nom
kenndi
taught
stelpu-nni
girl-the.dat
söng
song.acc
‘The old woman taught the girl a song.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TEACH Coding set Argument type
1 teacher NP-nom & V.agr A
2 teachee NP-dat X
3 taught content NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(339)
‘The girl was taught a song.’
C
R y
(340)
‘The song was taught.’
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
N y
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n