tui-te ik-u

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VV

Example

(74)
Sono otokoga sono musumeni tuite itta.
sono
that
otoko=ga
man=NOM
sono
that
musume=ni
girl=DAT
tui-te
follow-GER
it-ta
go-PST
‘That man followed that girl.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FOLLOW Coding set Argument type
1 follower NP-nom S
2 followee NP-dat L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N N/A y
C
R tui-te ik-ase-ru y
(75)
‘Someone made the man follow the girl.’
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
R tui-te ko-rare-ru y
C
R tui-te ik-e-ru y
(77)
‘The man can follow the girl.’
C
R y
(76)
‘The girl was followed by the man.’
C
N y