Basic Coding frame

Transitive coding frame with bivalent atelic activity predicates; only in combination with inflecting verbs gagba 'be' or gajgany 'go' in their atelic reading.
# Coding set Argument type
1 NP-abs subj.V S
2 NP-abs X

Verb forms with this basic Coding frame

Verb form Verb meaning Microrole 1 Microrole 2
jab gamaja SHAVE (a body part/person) shaver (of body part) shaved body part
thawaya gagba EAT eater eaten food
wirrigaja gagba COOK cooker cooked food