oomong

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(20)
(Kaake) (aanak=nang) (pìrrang=dering) arà-oomong.
kaake
grandfather
aanak=nang
child=dat
pìrrang=dering
war=abl
arà-oomong
nonpast-talk
‘Grandfather talks to the child about the war.’
(105)
Sebastian mlaayu aràoomong.
Sebastian
Sebastian
mlaayu
Malay
arà-oomong
nonpast-speak
‘Sebastian speaks Malay.’
(106)
Kapangcaanda kithang pada mlaayudering aràoomong.
kapang-caanda
when-meet
kithang
1pl
pada
pl
mlaayu=dering
Malay=abl
arà-oomong
nonpast-speak
‘When we meet we speak in Malay.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TALK Coding set Argument type
1 talker Ø S
2 talked to person NP-dat X
3 talked about content NP-abl I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
n
U
M n
U
R n