hindagur-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(121)
Jarokko amakkogara pen hindagutta.
jarokko
boy.NOM
amakko=gara
girl=ABL
pen
pen.ACC
hindagut-ta
take-PST
‘The boy took a pen from the girl.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TAKE Coding set Argument type
1 taker NP-nom A
2 taking source NP-abl X
3 taken thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R hindagur-ase-ru y
(122)
‘I made the boy take a pen from the girl.’
C
R tore-ru y
C
N N/A y
C
R hindagur-are-ru y
(123)
‘The girl had her pen taken by the boy.’
C
R hindagur-e-ru y
(124)
‘That boy can take a pen.’
U
N n
C
R y