payuntun

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(81)
Payuntuy ti wentru.
payuntu-i
shave-IND
ti
ART
wentru
man
‘The man shaved.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SHAVE (self) Coding set Argument type
1 shaver (of self) V.subj S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
R payuntu-w-ün may have become more widely used / possible under Spanish influence: afeitar 'shave (tr.)' vs. afeitar-se 'shave (itr.)'. Nowadays both reflexives and non-reflexives are possible with the latter meaning. y
U
N n