sir-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(25)
Ore ano jarogodo sitteru.
ore
1sg.NOM
ano
that
jaro=godo
man=ACC
sit-te-ru
know-GER.be-NPST
‘I know that man.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# KNOW Coding set Argument type
1 knower NP-nom A
2 known thing/person NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R sir-ase-ru y
(26)
‘(I have to) make her/him know about that.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
R sir-are-ru y
C
N y
U
N n
C
R y
(27)
‘That man is known to all.’