hor-u (2)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(371)
Sono zyose:wa imoo hotte iru.
sono
that
zyose:=wa
woman=TOP
imo=o
potato=ACC
hot-te
dig-GER
i-ru
be-NPST
‘That woman is digging for potatoes.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DIG Coding set Argument type
1 digger NP-nom A
2 dug up thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R hor-asar-u y
(372)
‘The potatoes have already been dug.’
C
R hor-ase-ru y
(373)
‘Someone made that woman dig potatoes.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
R hor-e-ru y
(374)
‘That woman can dig for potatoes well.’
C
N y
C
N y