ipars

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Often appears with emphatic deverbal noun iparse before in double verb construction, e.g. ex. 131

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Examples

(131)
Kae ämber toge má iparse niparnda endn.
kae
±one.day
ämber
one
toge
child(ABS)
still
iparse
appearance
n-ipar-nda
M:α-appear-ND:PF:3sgA
end-n
road-LOC
‘Yesterday a boy appeared on the road.’
(132)
Kae gte endn awiya kipane widmatane kogamnete.
kae
±one.day
gte
there
end-n
road-LOC
awiya
cassowary
k-ipa-ne
M:β-appear-ND:IPF:3sgA
widma-tane
hand-side
k-ogamne-te
M:β-cross-ND:IPF:3sgA
‘Yesterday a cassowary suddenly appeared and passed to the other side of the road.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# APPEAR Coding set Argument type
1 appearer NP-abs & V.act X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(133)
‘An angel appeared to Mary.’
C
y
C
y
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