aabtoojiinaad

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hug AN around the middle/belly; cf aagkwenaad vta 'hug s.o. around the neck'

Coding frame

Verb type: vta

Examples

(2)
Kwe gii-aabtoojiinaan gwiiwzensman.
akwew
woman.AN
o-gii-aabitoojiin-aa-an
3ERG-PAST-VTA.hug.AN-3OBJ-AN.OBV
o-gwiiwizensim-an
3POSS-little.boy-AN.OBV
‘The woman hugged her little boy.’
(16)
Weweni dash gii-aabtoojiinaan niw mtigoon.
weweni
properly
dash
then
o-gii-aabitoojiiN-aa-an
3ERG-PAST-grip.AN-3OBJ-OBV
aniw
that.AN.OBV
mitigw-an
tree.AN-OBV
‘He got a good grip round that tree.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HUG Coding set Argument type
1 hugger subjA.V A
2 huggee V.objI P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
R y
C
R y
C
R y
C
R y
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y