kangae-ru

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(39)
Sono otokoga sono syo:nenno syo:rainituite kangaeta.
sono
that
otoko=ga
man=NOM
sono
that
syo:nen=no
boy=GEN
syo:rai=nituite
future=about
kangae-ta
think-PST
‘That man thought about that boy's future.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# THINK Coding set Argument type
1 thinker NP-nom S
2 thought content NP-nituite X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
R kangae-sase-ru y
(40)
‘Someone made the man think about the boy's future.’
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
R kangae-rare-ru y
(41)
‘The cause of the disease is considered to be the air-humidifier.’
C
R kangae-rare-ru y
(42)
‘The man can think about the boy's future.’
C
N y
C
N y