wawaets

Coding frame

Example

(74)
Ymam zi (tagta) qawaete.
ymam
3sgERG
zi
word
tagta
1sgDAT
q-awae-t-e
1sgU:β-tell-ND:IPF-3sgA
‘He told (me) a story.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TELL Coding set Argument type
1 teller NP-erg & V.act X
2 told content NP-abs X
3 tellee NP-dat & und.V X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
y
C
y
U
n
U
n
C
y
C
y
C
y
U
n
C
y
U
n
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
U
n
U
n