shì gè lièrén (是个猎人)

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shì gè lièrén (lit. 'be-a-hunter') is in itself a predicate, so it is impossible for any alternations.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: COP N

Example

(88)
Tā shì (yī)gè lièrén.
ta
3SG
shi
be
(yi-)ge
(one-)CL
lieren
hunter
‘He is a hunter.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BE A HUNTER Coding set Argument type
1 specialist/hunter 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