kuntu

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(114)
Musóo ye subóo kuntu muróo la.
mus-óo
woman-DEF
ye
PF.POS
sub-óo
meat-DEF
kuntu
cut
mur-óo
knife-DEF
la
OBL
‘The woman cut the meat with a knife.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CUT Coding set Argument type
1 cutter Ø A
2 cut thing Ø P
3 cutting instrument NP+la I

Alternations