ɬupʼ-u-t

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To express something like 'The little boy peeled the bananas.', clauses with two NPs (agent and patient) have to be in passive.

Coding frame

Example

(85)
ɬupʼut =ga tə= θ= 'banana'!
ɬupʼ-u-t-∅
peel-LV-CTR-3.OBJ
=ga
=IMP
tə=
DET=
θ=
2SG.POSS=
'banana'
banana
‘Peel your banana!’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PEEL Coding set Argument type
1 peeled object V.obj P
2 peeler V.sbj A

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