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More specifically, 'break open'

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(113)
Ag ydarndn.
ag
coconut
y-dar-nd-n
3sgU:α-break-ND:PF-1sgA
‘I broke the coconut open.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BREAK Coding set Argument type
1 breaker NP-erg & V.act A
2 broken thing NP-abs & und.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(114)
‘The bushfowl egg got broken.’
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y
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n
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n
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y
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y
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y
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n
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y
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n
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y
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y
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y
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y
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y
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n