báluu

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(292)
Baramatóo te bálúula.
baramatóo
wounded_person.DEF
te
COP.NEG
bálúu-la
live-INF
‘The injured person will not survive.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LIVE Coding set Argument type
1 liver Ø S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
C
R The causative form bálú-ndi has the lexicalized meaning ‘feed’. y
(294)
‘The woman feeds the baby on cow milk.’
U
N n
(293)
‘Many people live on farming here.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n