btkamgeb rens

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: NV

Example

(198)
Bm ynd bä wérne btkamgeb.
bm
2sgERG
ynd
1sgABS
FUT
w-érn-e
1sgU:α-shave-2sgA
btkamgeb
beard
‘You will shave me.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SHAVE (a body part/person) Coding set Argument type
1 shaver (of body part) NP-erg & V.act A
2 shaved person NP-abs & und.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(199)
‘They are shaving.’
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