prositʹ (просить)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(28)
Vy prosili u premʹera deneg?
vy
2PL
prosi-l-i
ask-PST-PL
u
from
prem'er-a
prime.minister-GEN
deneg
money.GEN
‘Did you ask the prime minister for money?’
(111)
On prosit u menja mašinu.
on
he
prosi-t
ask-3SG
u
from
menja
me.GEN
mašin-u
car-ACC
‘He is asking me for my car.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# ASK FOR Coding set Argument type
1 asker NP-nom & V.subj A
2 requested thing NP-acc P
3 askee u+NP-gen X

Alternations