asob-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(297)
Kodomoga asonde iru.
kodomo=ga
child=NOM
ason-de
play-GER
i-ru
be-NPST
‘The child is playing.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PLAY Coding set Argument type
1 player NP-nom S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N N/A y
C
R asob-ase-ru y
(298)
‘I made the child play.’
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
R asob-e-ru y
(299)
‘That child can play by herself/himself.’
C
N y
C
N y