noboru

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(52)
Otoko-ga ki-o nobot-ta.
otoko-ga
man-nom
ki-o
tree-acc
nobot-ta
climb-past
‘The man climbed the tree.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CLIMB Coding set Argument type
1 climber NP-nom A
2 climbing goal NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
C
N y
C
N N.A. y
U
R locative: ni 'on' n
(94)
‘The man climbed on the tree.’
U
N n