korogas-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(309)
Sono otokoga bo:ruo korogasu.
sono
that
otoko=ga
man=NOM
bo:ru=o
ball=ACC
korogas-u
roll-NPST
‘That man will roll the ball.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# ROLL (tr) Coding set Argument type
1 roller (tr) NP-nom A
2 rolling thing (tr) NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R korogas-ar-u y
(311)
‘The ball is there after rolling.’
C
R koroga(s-a)se-ru y
(312)
‘Someone made the man roll the ball.’
C
R korogar-u y
(307)
‘The ball rolled.’
C
N N/A y
C
R korogas-are-ru y
(313)
‘The ball was rolled by the man.’
C
R korogas-e-ru y
(314)
‘The child can roll the ball alone because she/he is already big.’
C
N y
C
N y