šaʔ

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means 'up, high' and 'go up' (i.e. 'climb')

Coding frame

Example

(98)
šaʔ tə= tutamʼiš ʔə= tə= ǰaǰʼa.
šaʔ
climb
tə=
DET=
tutamʼiš
boy
ʔə=
OBL=
tə=
DET=
ǰaǰʼa
tree
‘The boy climbed the tree.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CLIMB Coding set Argument type
1 climber V.sbj S
2 climbing goal obl-NP L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
M y
C
N y
C
R y
(222)
‘He is climbing for (toward) the apples.’
C
N y
C
R y
(223)
‘He took the ax up (e.g. as he climbed the tree).’
C
y
C
y
U
N used as the basic form n
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y