ganilinymany (2)

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Simple Verb. Lit. 'make'.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Majani mayini ganilinymaya ngiyinju jalbud.
majani
maybe
mayi-ni
man-ERG
gani-linyma-ya
3SG.A:3SG.P-make-PRS
ngiyinju
PROX
jalbud
house
‘Maybe the man is building this house.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BUILD Coding set Argument type
1 builder NP-erg subj.V A
2 built thing NP-abs obj.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N Only attested in reciprocal interpretation, in a complex predicate (e.g. 'they make each other mad'); NOT in the sense of 'build' y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y