Example 458 of Italian

Example Verb meaning Example of...
(458)
Si è spesso malati da anziani.
si
REFL
è
be.PRS.3SG
spesso
often
malat-i
ill-M.PL
da
as
anzian-i
old_man-M.PL
‘One is/We/You/They(indef.) are often ill when one is/we/you/they(indef.) are old.’
BE ILL an Alternation:
Impersonal Reflexive