bitʹ (бить)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(30)
On s siloj b'ët ego ladonʹju po zatylku.
on
he
s
with
siloj
force.INS
b'ët
beat.3SG
ego
he.ACC
ladon'-ju
palm-INS
po
on
zatylku
back.of.head.DAT
‘He fiercely hits him on the back of the head with his palm.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BEAT Coding set Argument type
1 beater NP-nom & V.subj A
2 beatee NP-acc P
3 beating instrument NP-instr I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R Requires prefixation on verb to make it perfective: po-bit' y
(25)
‘The boy was beaten up by the neighbor.’
U
M n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M Only for the perfective countepart raz-bit'sja y
U
N n
U
N n
C
M y
U
N n
U
N n
C
M y
C
M y
(26)
‘The boy is being beaten by the neighbor.’
U
R n
C
N y