mettere

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(298)
Luca mise i piatti sul tavolo.
Luca
Luke
mis-e
put.PST-3SG
i
ART.DEF.M.PL
piatt-i
dish-M.PL
su-l
on-ART.DEF.M.SG
tavol-o
table-M.SG
‘Luke put the dishes on the table.’
(299)
Luca mise la pirofila in forno.
Luca
Luke
mis-e
put.PST-3SG
la
ART.DEF.F.SG
pirofil-a
pyrex_saucepan-F.SG
in
in
forn-o
oven-M.SG
‘Luke put the pyrex saucepan into the oven.’
(362)
Il miele andava messo nel vino.
il
ART.DEF.M.SG
miel-e
honey-M.SG
anda-v-a
go-IMPF-3SG
mess-o
put.PP-M.SG
ne-l
in-ART.DEF.M.SG
vin-o
wine-M.SG
‘Honey was to be put into wine.’
(503)
La maestra mise Luca all'ultimo banco.
la
ART.DEF.F.SG
maestr-a
teacher-F.SG
mis-e
put.PST-3SG
Luca
Luke
a-ll'=ultim-o
to-ART.DEF.M.SG=last-M.SG
banc-o
bench-M.SG
‘The teacher put Luke in the last bench.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PUT Coding set Argument type
1 putter V.subj A
2 put thing Ø P
3 putting goal LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
C
R y
(305)
‘Honey used to be put into wine.’
C
N y
C
R y
(303)
‘Clothes are to be put neatly in the wardrobe.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(301)
‘Luke put the rucksack on his back.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
y
U
N n
C
R y
(304)
‘One tidies/We/You/They (indef.) tidy the clothes in the wardrobe.’
U
R n
C
R y
(300)
‘Luke lay down on the deckchair.’
C
R y
(306)
‘One only sits/We/You/They(indef.) only sit on the sofa when work is over.’
C
R y
(736)
‘One is put//We/You/They (indef.) are put in a corner.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(302)
‘Anne and Luke are putting each other’s rucksack on each other’s backs.’