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Resultative adjuncts like tanzaku-ni 'into rectangular slices' may be added.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Okaasan-ga (naifu-de) pan-o kit-ta.
okaasan-ga
mother-nom
naifu-de
knife-instr
pan-o
bread-acc
kit-ta
cut-past
‘Mother cut the bread (with a knife).’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CUT Coding set Argument type
1 cutter NP-nom A
2 cutting instrument NP-instr I
3 cut thing NP-acc P

Alternations