ok-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(209)
Sono otokoga hono tukueno ueni oita.
sono
that
otoko=ga
man=NOM
hon=o
book=ACC
tukue=no
desk=GEN
ue=ni
above=DAT
oi-ta
put-PST
‘That man put the book on the desk.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PUT Coding set Argument type
1 putter NP-nom A
2 putting goal NP-dat L
3 put thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R ok-asar-u y
(210)
‘The book got put on the desk.’
C
R ok-ase-ru y
(211)
‘Someone made that man put the book on the desk.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
R ok-are-ru y
(212)
‘The book was put on the table by that man.’
C
R ok-e-ru y
(213)
‘That man can put the book on the desk.’
C
N y
C
R y
(214)
‘The book can be put on the desk.’