Example 232 of Hokkaido Japanese

Example Verb meaning Example of...
(232)
Sono syo:nenwa, kobosazuni, mizuo koppuni mitaseru.
sono
that
syo:nen=wa
boy=TOP
kobosa-zuni
spill.IRR-NEG.ADV
mizu=o
water=ACC
koppu=ni
cup=DAT
mitas-e-ru
fill-POT-NPST
‘That boy can pour the water into the cup without spilling it.’
FILL an Alternation:
Potential (ability)