oorang neembak

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Nominal predication used for predicates of class membership. The copula asàdhaathang can be used optionally.

Coding frame

Verb type: N

Examples

(37)
Baapa hatthu oorang neembak.
baapa
father
hatthu
indef
oorang
man
neembak
hunt
‘Father is a hunter.’
(159)
Se (asàdhaathang) hatthu oorang ikkang.
se
1s
asàdhaathang
copula
hatthu
indef
oorang
man
ikkang
fish
‘I am a fisherman.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BE A HUNTER Coding set Argument type
1 specialist/hunter Ø S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
M n
U
N n
U
n