tʼayš-a-t

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tʼayš means 'blanket'

Coding frame

Example

(47)
tʼayšatas tə= čuyʼ.
tʼayš-a-t-∅-as
blanket-LV-CTR-3.OBJ-3.ERG
tə=
DET=
čuyʼ
child
‘He covered the baby with a blanket.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# COVER Coding set Argument type
1 covered thing V.obj P
2 coverer V.sbj A

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(48)
‘The mother covered the baby with a blanket. / The baby was covered with a blanket by his mother.’
C
R y
(49)
‘Put a blanket over my baby for me!’
C
N y
C
R y
(50)
‘I will cover myself with a blanket.’
C
N y
C
y
C
N used as the basic form y
C
y
U
R n
(201)
‘blanket’
C
R y
(200)
‘I made Cynthia cover the baby (child) with a blanket.’
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
R y
C
y