gay-a-t

Coding frame

Example

(102)
gayatas =kʷu ɬ= tans.
gay-a-t-∅-as
ask-LV-CTR-3.OBJ-3.ERG
=kʷu
=CLT
ɬ=
DET=
tan-s
mother-3.POSS
‘He asked his mother.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# ASK FOR Coding set Argument type
1 askee V.obj P
2 asker V.sbj A

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
M y
C
y
C
y
C
R y
(160)
‘They were asking me if I would go.’
C
N used as the basic form y
C
y
U
N n
C
y
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
M y
C
R y
(159)
‘She has already asked her mother.’
C
y