nusum-u

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(266)
Amakko sense:nga hon nusunda.
amakko
girl.NOM
sense:=nga
teacher=POS
hon
book.ACC
nusun-da
steal-PST
‘The girl stole the teacher's book.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# STEAL Coding set Argument type
1 stealer NP-nom A
2 stolen thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R nusum-ase-ru y
(267)
‘I made the girl steal the teacher's book.’
C
N y
C
N N/A y
C
R nusum-are-ru y
(268)
‘The teacher was stolen her/his book by the girl.’
C
R nusum-e-ru y
(269)
‘The girl can steal the teacher's book.’
U
N n
C
R y