toru

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Otoko-ga tomodati-kara okane-o tot-ta.
otoko-ga
man-nom
tomodati-kara
friend-abl
okane-o
money-acc
tot-ta
take-past
‘The man took money from the friend.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TAKE Coding set Argument type
1 taker NP-nom A
2 taking source NP-abl X
3 taken thing NP-acc P

Alternations