bukkowas-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(86)
Jarokko garasumado bukkowasjta.
jarokko
boy.NOM
garasumado
glass_window.ACC
bukkowasj-ta
break-PST
‘The boy broke a window.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BREAK Coding set Argument type
1 breaker NP-nom A
2 broken thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R bukkowas-ase-ru y
(87)
‘She/he made the boy break a window.’
C
R bukkoware-ru y
(88)
‘The window broke.’
C
N N/A y
C
R bukkowas-are-ru y
C
R bukkowas-e-ru y
(90)
‘That man may not be able to break a window.’
U
N n
C
R y
(89)
‘The window was broken by the boy.’