sentire

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(483)
Il cane sente l'orso.
il
ART.DEF.M.SG
can-e
dog-M.SG
sent-e
hear-PRS.3SG
l'=ors-o
ART.DEF.M.SG=bear-M.SG
‘The dog can hear the bear.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HEAR Coding set Argument type
1 hearer V.subj A
2 heard sound Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(660)
‘My grandfather can't hear any more.’
C
R y
(661)
‘The bear is heard in the distance by the dogs.’
C
N y
C
R y
(663)
‘The bear is heard in the distance.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(664)
‘Anne hears the noise of the street until late in the night.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(578)
‘The dog and the boar heard each other from afar in the woods.’
U
N n
C
R y
(662)
‘One/We/You/They (indef.) can hear the bear in the distance.’
U
R n
C
N y
C
R y
(580)
‘Among neighbours, one/we/they (indef.) hear(s) each other unwillingly.’
C
R y
(665)
‘One is/We/You/They (indef.) are heard by the animals in the wood.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y