tiào(qǐlái) (跳(起来))

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In Mandarin, the counterpart of JUMP normally takes a complement indicating aspect or directional movement.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(54)
Tā zài cāochǎngshàng tiào.
ta
3SG
zai
PREP
caochang-shang
playground-top
tiao
jump
‘He jumps on the playground. / He is jumping on the playground.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# JUMP Coding set Argument type
1 jumper Ø S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y