θap-a-t

Coding frame

Example

(73)
θapatas tə= čuyʼ.
θap-a-t-∅-as
bathe-LV-CTR-3.OBJ-3.ERG
tə=
DET=
čuyʼ
child
‘She bathed the baby.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# WASH Coding set Argument type
1 washed entity V.obj P
2 washer V.sbj A

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(74)
‘The mother bathed.’
C
R y
(75)
‘She let him take a bath.’
C
R y
C
M y
C
R y
(193)
‘I will bathe Norma's baby/child.’
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(194)
‘Mary is bathing a baby. / lit. 'A baby/child is being bathed by Mary.'’
C
N used as the basic form y
C
y
U
N n
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
R y
C
y