osu

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(78)
Syoonen-ga syoozyo-o osi-ta.
syoonen-ga
boy-nom
syoozyo-o
girl-acc
osi-ta
push-past
‘The boy pushed the girl.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PUSH Coding set Argument type
1 pusher NP-nom A
2 pushee NP-acc P

Alternations