grafa

Coding frame

Example

(347)
Konan grefur eftir kartöflum.
kona-n
woman-the.nom
grefur
digs
eftir
after
kartöflum
potatoes.dat
‘The woman digs for potatoes.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DIG Coding set Argument type
1 digger NP-nom & V.agr S
2 dug up thing eftir+NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(348)
‘The potatoes were dug for.’
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
(360)
‘The potatoes got dug down.’
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n