hanas-u (2)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(72)
Ore kodomonge mugasino kodo hanasjta.
ore
1sg.NOM
kodomo=nge
child=DAT
mugasi=no
past=GEN
kodo
thing.ACC
hanasj-ta
tell-PST
‘I told the child an old story.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TELL Coding set Argument type
1 teller NP-nom A
2 tellee NP-dat L
3 told content NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
y
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
y
C
R hanas-e-ru y
(73)
‘That old lady can tell a story because she knows many old stories.’
U
N n
C
y