mog-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(143)
Sono syo:nenga kikara ringoo moida.
sono
that
syo:nen=ga
boy=NOM
ki=kara
tree=ABL
ringo=o
apple=ACC
moi-da
take-PST
‘That boy picked an apple from the tree.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TAKE Coding set Argument type
1 taker NP-nom A
2 taking source NP-abl X
3 taken thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R mog-asar-u y
(144)
‘The cucumber got harvested.’
C
R mog-ase-ru y
(145)
‘Someone made the girl harvest a cucumber.’
C
R moge-ru y
(146)
‘The twig snapped off.’
C
N N/A y
C
R mog-are-ru y
(147)
‘The cucumber was harvested by the girl.’
C
R mog-e-ru y
(148)
‘The girl can harvest that cucumber.’
C
N y
C
R y
(149)
‘That cucumber is ready to be harvested.’