sprjatatʹ (спрятать)

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Intransitive "hide (oneself)" can be expressed by way of the Semantic reflexive alternation (with the -sja suffix on the verb).

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(46)
Dačniki sprjatali cennye vešči ot vorov.
dačnik-i
summer_resident-PL
sprjata-l-i
hide-PST-PL
cennye
valuable.PL
vešči
thing.PL.ACC
ot
from
vor-ov
thief-GEN.PL
‘The summer residents hid their valuables from the thieves.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HIDE Coding set Argument type
1 hider NP-nom & V.subj A
2 hidden thing NP-acc P
3 hiding affectee ot+NP-gen X

Alternations