awambs

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This is a middle tantum form (as indicated by the a- prefix), without a correponding transitive form attested.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(197)
Yna toge nawambete.
yna
DEM
toge
child
n-awambe-t-e
M:α-scream-ND:IPF-3sgA
‘The child is calling out.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SCREAM Coding set Argument type
1 screamer 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
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U
n