sentire dolore

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VA

Examples

(395)
Anna sente dolore al braccio.
Anna
Anne
sent-e
feel-PRS.3SG
dolor-e
pain-M.SG
a-l
to-ART.DEF.M.SG
bracci-o
arm-M.SG
‘Anne is feeling pain in her arm.’
(396)
Non sento più dolore.
non
NEG
sent-o
feel-PRS.1SG
più
more
dolor-e
pain-M.SG
‘I no longer feel pain.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FEEL PAIN Coding set Argument type
1 pain-feeler V.subj S
2 pain locus LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
R y
(397)
‘One feels pain/We feel pain in our arm/You feel pain in your arm/They (indef.) feel pain in their arm.’
U
R n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y