spingere

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(477)
Anna spinse il carrello all'uscita.
Anna
Anne
spins-e
push.PST-3SG
il
ART.DEF.M.SG
carrell-o
trolley-M.SG
a-ll'=uscit-a
to-ART.DEF.F.SG=exit-F.SG
‘Anne pushed the trolley to the exit.’
(341)
Il carrello va spinto dal commesso.
il
ART.DEF.M.SG
carrell-o
trolley-M.SG
va
go.PRS.3SG
spint-o
push.PP-M.SG
da-l
by-ART.DEF.M.SG
commess-o
shop_assistant-M.SG
‘The trolley is to be pushed by the shop-assistant.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PUSH Coding set Argument type
1 pusher V.subj A
2 pushee Ø P
3 pushing goal LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(659)
‘Don't push, please.’
(667)
‘The huge mass of water is pressing against the dam.’
C
R y
(478)
‘The trolley is pushed by the shop-assistant.’
C
N y
C
R y
(480)
‘The trolley is to be pushed slowly.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(606)
‘Anne is pushing the trolley by herself.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(481)
‘The children are pushing each other laughing.’
(658)
‘Sometimes we/you/They (indef.) accidentally push each other.’
U
N n
C
R y
(479)
‘One slowly pushes/We/You/They (indef.) slowly push the trolley towards the exit.’
U
R n
C
R y
(482)
‘The man is pushing himself towards the precipice.’
(657)
‘One/You/We/They (indef.) pushed oneself/yourself/ourselves/themselves forwards to see better.’
C
R y
(657)
‘One/You/We/They (indef.) pushed oneself/yourself/ourselves/themselves forwards to see better.’
(658)
‘Sometimes we/you/They (indef.) accidentally push each other.’
C
R y
(741)
‘When one speeds up/we/you/They (indef.) speed up, one is pushed/we/you/They (indef.) are pushed backwards.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
y