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Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(400)
Bokuniwa sono otoga kikoeta.
boku=ni=wa
1sg=DAT=TOP
sono
that
oto=ga
sound=NOM
kikoe-ta
hear-PST
‘I heard that sound.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HEAR Coding set Argument type
1 heard sound NP-nom S
2 hearer NP-dat L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
R kik-u y
(401)
‘I listened to the sound.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
N y