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Huku=o is not a fixed expression. It can be replaced by other type of expression referring to clothes.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(54)
Hahawa musumeni hukuo kiseta.
haha=wa
mother=TOP
musume=ni
daughter=DAT
huku=o
cloth=ACC
kise-ta
dress-PST
‘Mother dressed her daughter.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DRESS Coding set Argument type
1 dresser NP-nom A
2 dressee NP-dat L
3 clothes NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R kise-sase-ru y
(56)
‘Father made mother dress the daughter.’
C
R ki-ru y
(57)
‘The daughter wore the clothes.’
C
N N/A y
C
R kise-rare-ru y
C
R kise-rare-ru y
(58)
‘Mother can dress her daughter.’
C
R y
(208)
‘The daughter was dressed with the clothes by her mother.’
C
N y
C
R kise-rasar-u y
(55)
‘The mannequin is dressed up.’