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Coding frame

Example

(343)
Stúlkan færði mér blóm.
stúlka-n
girl-the.nom
færði
brought
mér
I.dat
blóm
flowers.acc
‘The girl brought me flowers.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BRING Coding set Argument type
1 bringer NP-nom & V.agr A
2 bringing recipient NP-dat X
3 brought thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(344)
‘I was brought some flowers.’
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
R y
(365)
‘The mouse moved.’
C
N y
C
R y
(358)
‘The flowers were brought to Sveinn.’
C
M y
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n