tugeru

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Ken-ga Mari-ni sinzitu-o tuge-ta.
Ken-ga
Ken-nom
Mari-ni
Mari-dat
sinzitu-o
truth-acc
tuge-ta
tell-past
‘Ken told Mari the truth.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TELL Coding set Argument type
1 teller NP-nom A
2 tellee NP-dat X
3 told content NP-acc P

Alternations