dakisimeru

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The verb dakisimeru is a compound verb consisting of daku 'hold in one's arms' and simeru 'wring, tighten'.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VV

Example

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Okaasan-ga tiisai kodomo-o dakisime-ta.
okaasan-ga
mother-nom
tiisai
little
kodomo-o
child-acc
dakisime-ta
hug-past
‘Mother hugged her little child.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HUG Coding set Argument type
1 hugger NP-nom A
2 huggee NP-acc P

Alternations