ǂhaun

Coding frame

Example

(55)
ǂhaunwa na koffie.
ǂhaun-wa
pour-IMP.SG/BEN
na
1SG.DAT
koffie
coffee
‘Pour coffee for me!’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# POUR Coding set Argument type
1 pourer Ø A
2 poured substance Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(54)
‘The man pours water into the glass.’
(79)
‘Did he pour the water into the pot, or did he pour it out of the pot?’
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
n
U
N n
U
N n
U
M n
(78)
‘We come and pour it (the soil) at (= in front of) the door.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y