soo

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Soo is used exclusively for 'pour into a container'. In other situations, the equivalent of English 'pour' is boŋ.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(151)
Kewó ye jíyo soo wéeroo kóno.
kew-ó
man-DEF
ye
PF.POS
jíy-o
water-DEF
soo
pour
wéer-oo
glass-DEF
kóno
in
‘The man poured the water into the glass.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# POUR Coding set Argument type
1 pourer Ø A
2 poured substance Ø P
3 pouring goal NP+kóno X

Alternations