tʼᶿiy-i-t

Coding frame

Example

(12)
tʼᶿiyitas tə= tutamiš.
tʼᶿiy-i-t-∅-as
search-LV-CTR-3.OBJ-3.ERG
tə=
DET=
tutamiš
boy
‘He looked for the boy.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEARCH FOR Coding set Argument type
1 searched for thing V.obj P
2 searcher V.sbj A

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
C
y
C
N used as the basic form y
C
y
U
N n
C
R y
(215)
‘He made us search for his glasses.’
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
N y
C
y