trawawtrawawtun

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Reduplicated (=iterative) version of trawawün 'hit'.

Coding frame

Example

(23)
Kiñe mamüll mew trawawtrawawtuy ti filu ti pichi wentru.
kiñe
one
mamüll
wood
mew
PPOS
trawaw~trawaw-tu-i
hit~REDUP-ITER-IND
ti
ART
filu
snake
ti
ART
pichi
little
wentru
man
‘The boy beat the snake with a stick.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BEAT Coding set Argument type
1 beater V.subj A
2 beatee V.obj P
3 beating instrument NP+mew I

Alternations

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