(kosi)kage-ru

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dative argument is optional

Coding frame

Example

(192)
Kodomo esusa (kosi)kageda.
kodomo
child.NOM
esu=sa
chair=DAT
(kosi)kage-da
sit.down-PST
‘The child sat down on the chair.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SIT DOWN Coding set Argument type
1 sitdowner NP-nom S
2 sitting-down place NP-dat L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R (kosi)kage-rase-ru y
(193)
‘I made her/him sit down on the chair.’
C
N N/A y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R (kosi)kage-rare-ru y
(194)
‘The child became big and she/he could sit down by herself/himself.’
U
N n
C
N y