mitas-u (1)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(227)
Sono otokoga gurasuni mizuo mitasita.
sono
that
otoko=ga
man=NOM
gurasu=ni
glass=DAT
mizu=o
water=ACC
mitasi-ta
fill-PST
‘That man filled the glass with water.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FILL Coding set Argument type
1 filler NP-nom A
2 filled container NP-dat L
3 filling material NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R mitas-ar-u y
(228)
‘The water got poured into the glass.’
C
R mitas-ase-ru y
(229)
‘Someone made that man fill the glass with water.’
C
N N/A y
C
R mitas-are-ru y
(231)
‘Water was poured into the glass until it was filled.’
C
R mitas-e-ru y
(232)
‘That boy can pour the water into the cup without spilling it.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
R miti-ru y
(230)
‘The glass is full of water.’