bawa

Coding frame

Example

(57)
Gue bawa ember.
gue
1sg.fam
bawa
carry
ember
basin
‘I brought the basin.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BRING CARRY Coding set Argument type
1 bringer carrier Ø A
2 brought thing carried thing Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(47)
‘My bag got carried away (accidentally).’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
C
R y
(9)
‘I brought a book for her.’
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(181)
‘Nadia was brought a gift by Erni.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(8)
‘I brought her a book.’