sur-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(42)
Are hinge sutta.
are
3sg.NOM
hinge
mustache.ACC
sut-ta
shave-PST
‘He shaved his beard.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SHAVE (a body part/person) Coding set Argument type
1 shaver (of body part) NP-nom A
2 shaved body part NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R sur-ase-ru y
(43)
‘I made him shave his beard.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
R sur-e-ru y
(44)
‘He can shave his beard well.’
U
N n
C
N y