ske-ru

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(50)
Ore amakkonge skeda.
ore
1sg.NOM
amakko=nge
girl=DAT
ske-da
help-PST
‘I helped the girl.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HELP Coding set Argument type
1 helper NP-nom S
2 helpee NP-dat L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R ske-rase-ru y
(51)
‘I made her/him help the girl.’
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
R ske-rare-ru y
C
R ske-rare-ru y
(53)
‘She/he can help the girl.’
U
N n
C
M y
(52)
‘I was helped by her/him.’