kʷay-iš

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For the hiding malefactive, there is only data for the context 'he is hiding from X'. 'hide sth. from X' can only be expressed by an oblique NP, with the all-purpose oblique proclitic ʔə= x.

Coding frame

Example

(15)
kʷayiš =tᶿəm tə= pəču.
kʷay-iš-∅
hide-CTR-3.OBJ
=tᶿəm
=1SG.INDC.SBJ:FUT
tə=
DET=
pəču
basket
‘I will hide the basket.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HIDE Coding set Argument type
1 hidden thing V.obj P
2 hider V.sbj A

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(179)
‘I hid some money.’
C
y
C
N used as the basic form y
C
y
U
N n
C
R y
(180)
‘He made him hide (sth.).’
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y