ara(w)-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(48)
Sono musumega hukuo aratta.
sono
that
musume=ga
girl=NOM
huku=o
cloth=ACC
arat-ta
wash-PST
‘That girl washed the clothes.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# WASH Coding set Argument type
1 washer NP-nom A
2 washed entity NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R araw-asar-u y
(49)
‘This cup got washed.’
C
R araw-ase-ru y
(50)
‘Someone made the girl wash the clothes.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
R araw-are-ru y
(51)
‘The clothes were washed by the girl.’
C
R ara-e-ru y
(52)
‘That girl can wash the clothes.’
C
N y
C
R y
(53)
‘Those clothes are washable.’