embärs

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Ämbärs and ämbers have also been recorded as variants. Has nuance of 'think about, be preoccupied with, be worried about'.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(92)
Ynd nembnaman ämb ygn.
ynd
1sgABS
n-emb-nama-n
M:α-think-ND:PRIM-1sgA
ämbygn
±one.year
‘I was thinking of something last year (it took me a long time to figure it out).’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# THINK Coding set Argument type
1 thinker NP-abs & V.act 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