guardare

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(99)
Marco guardava le stelle dal balcone.
Marco
Mark
guarda-v-a
look-IMPF-1SG
le
ART.DEF.F.PL
stell-e
star-F.PL
da-l
from-ART.DEF.M.SG
balcon-e
balcony-M.SG
‘Mark looked at the stars from the balcony.’
(91)
Mi guardo un film stasera.
mi
DAT.1SG
guard-o
look-PRS.1SG
un
ART.INDF.M
film
film
stasera
this_evening
‘I'm going to watch a film this evening.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LOOK AT Coding set Argument type
1 looker V.subj A
2 looked at entity Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
M n
(105)
‘Mark was looking and he didn’t speak.’
(493)
‘Mark looked inside the kitchen but didn't see anything.’
C
R y
(494)
‘Mark was viewed with scepticism.’
C
N y
C
R y
(104)
‘Humus is seen through a microscope.’
(495)
‘Adventure films are watched with pleasure at night.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(492)
‘Mark looked at his swollen hand.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(101)
‘They looked at each other with hatred.’
U
N n
C
R y
(496)
‘At night one often watches/We/You/They (indef.) watch adventure films with pleasure.’
U
R n
C
R y
(491)
‘Mark looked at himself in the mirror.’
C
R y
(103)
‘We/You/They (indef.) look at each other with resentment, without reason.’
C
R y
(723)
‘One is viewed at/We/You/They (indef.) are viewed with curiosity by the students.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y