wara:

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(211)
Ano amakko waratta.
ano
that
amakko
girl.NOM
warat-ta
laugh-PST
‘That girl laughed.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LAUGH Coding set Argument type
1 laugher NP-nom S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R wara:se-ru y
(212)
‘I made the girl laugh.’
C
N N/A y
C
N wara: y
C
R wara:re-ru y
C
R wara-e-ru y
U
R n
(213)
‘That girl was laughing at her/him.’
C
M y
(214)
‘She/he was laughed at by that girl.’