tetuda(w)-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(70)
Watasiwa syo:nentatio tetudatta.
watasi=wa
1sg=TOP
syo:nentati=o
boys=ACC
tetudat-ta
help-PST
‘I helped the boys.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HELP Coding set Argument type
1 helper NP-nom A
2 helpee NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
R tetudaw-ase-ru y
(71)
‘Mother made me help the boys.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
R tetudaw-are-ru y
(72)
‘The children are helped by him.’
C
R tetuda-e-ru y
(73)
‘I can help the boys.’
C
N y
C
N y