diyath

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(94)
Hathu haari puthrinang Andarepe biiniyang màdiyathnang hathu sukahan sudhaathang.
hathu
one
haari
day
puthri=nang
queen=dat
Andare=pe
Andare=poss
biini=yang
wife=acc
mà-diyath=nang
inf-see=dat
hathu
indef
sukahan
desire
su-dhaathang
past-come
‘One day, the queen got the desire to see Andare's wife.’
(95)
Oorangyang asàdiyathapa godang bolejaaith kaasi .
oorang=yang
man=acc
asà-diyath=apa
cp-look.at=after
go=dang
1s=dat
bole-jaaith
can-sew
kaasi
give
‘After having looked at a man, I can tailor (something) for him.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LOOK AT Coding set Argument type
1 looker NP-dat X
2 looked at entity NP-acc X

Alternations

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