videtʹ (видеть)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(27)
Iz okna ona videla berëzu.
iz
out.of
okna
window
ona
she
vide-l-a
see-PST-F.SG
berëz-u
birch-ACC
‘Out of the window she could see the birch tree.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEE Coding set Argument type
1 seeer NP-nom & V.subj A
2 seen entity NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R Leads to different meaning: ‘meet’ y
(104)
‘The friends haven't seen each other for a long time.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R Requires prefixation on verb to make it perfective: u-videt' y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
M y
U
R n
(116)
‘I don't see the sun.’
C
N y