kintun

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(43)
Ti wentru kintufi ti pichi wentru.
ti
ART
wentru
man
kintu-fi
search.for-3O
ti
ART
pichi
little
wentru
man
‘The man searched for the boy.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEARCH FOR Coding set Argument type
1 searcher V.subj A
2 searched for thing V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
U
R n