bukkurase-ru (3)

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possessor raising version of bukkurase-ru (2)

Coding frame

Example

(109)
Jarogodo adama bukkurasjte jakka?
jaro=godo
man=ACC
adama
head.ACC
bukkurasj-te
hit-GER
jak=ka
give.NPST=Q
‘Did (someone) hit the man on the head?’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HIT Coding set Argument type
1 hitter NP-nom A
2 hittee NP-acc P
3 hit location NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
y
C
y
C
N N/A y
C
y
C
y
U
N n
C
y