okur-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(176)
Sono nusumega {sense:/gakko:}ni hono okutta.
sono
that
nusume=ga
girl=NOM
{sense:/gakko:}=ni
{teacher/school}=DAT
hon=o
book=ACC
okut-ta
send-PST
‘That girl sent the book to the teacher/school.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEND Coding set Argument type
1 sender NP-nom A
2 sending recipient NP-dat L
3 sent thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R okur-asar-u y
(177)
‘The book got sent to the school.’
(328)
‘The book got sent to the teacher.’
C
R okur-ase-ru y
(178)
‘Someone made that girl send the book to the teacher.’
(330)
‘Someone made that girl send the book to the school.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
R okur-are-ru y
(180)
‘The book was sent to the teacher by the girl.’
(332)
‘The book was sent to the school by the girl.’
C
R okur-e-ru y
(181)
‘That girl can send the book to the teacher.’
(334)
‘That girl can send the book to the school.’
C
R y
(179)
‘The teacher/school was sent the book by that girl.’
C
R y
(182)
‘The book can be sent to the teacher.’
(336)
‘The book can be sent to the school.’