colpire

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(419)
L'uomo colpì l'avversario con un pugno.
l'=uom-o
ART.DEF.M.SG=man-M.SG
colp-ì
beat-PST.3SG
l'=avversari-o
ART.DEF.M.SG=rival-M.SG
con
with
un
ART.INDF.M
pugn-o
fist-M.SG
‘The man punched his rival.’
(634)
L'uomo colpì Marco sulla spalla.
l'=uom-o
ART.DEF.M.SG=man-M.SG
colp-ì
beat-PST.3SG
Marco
Mark
su-lla
on-ART.DEF.F.SG
spall-a
shoulder-F.SG
‘The man hit Mark on his shoulder.’
(636)
L'uomo colpì la staccionata con il bastone.
l'=uom-o
ART.DEF.M.SG=man-M.SG
colp-ì
beat-PST.3SG
la
ART.DEF.F.SG
staccionat-a
wooden_fence-F.SG
con
with
il
ART.DEF.M.SG
baston-e
stick-M.SG
‘The man hit the wooden fence with the stick.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BEAT Coding set Argument type
1 beater V.subj A
2 beatee Ø P
3 beating instrument con+NP I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(426)
‘The boxer strikes again, relentlessly.’
C
R y
(462)
‘The boxer is being struck violently by his opponent.’
C
N y
C
R y
(425)
‘The target is to be hit in this way.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(423)
‘The man beat his forehead with one of his hands.’
U
R n
(637)
‘The stick hit the wooden fence.’
C
R y
(632)
‘The man hit his forehead accidentally.’
C
R y
(420)
‘The two boxers punched each other violently.’
(424)
‘We/you/they (indef) strike each other with épées and with foils.’
(638)
‘We beat each other /They (indef.) beat each other with kicks and fists.’
U
N n
C
R y
(421)
‘If one touches/we/you/they(indef.) touch the ball with one’s/our/your/their hand, it is a foul.’
U
R n
C
R y
(422)
‘The shaman struck himself with two knives.’
(463)
‘The monk flagellated himself.’
C
R y
(424)
‘We/you/they (indef) strike each other with épées and with foils.’
(638)
‘We beat each other /They (indef.) beat each other with kicks and fists.’
C
R y
(635)
‘One is beaten/We/You/They (indef.) are hit by fists and kicks.’
U
R n
(633)
‘The man hit Mark’s shoulder.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y