tars

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(151)
Yndbem band bba ytarm.
yndbem
1nsgERG
band
ground(ABS)
bba
RCN
y-tar-ø-m
3sgU:α-dig-DU:IPF-1nsgA
‘The two of us dug the ground.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DIG Coding set Argument type
1 digger NP-erg & V.act A
2 dug hole/ground NP-abs & und.V P

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