caanda

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(62)
Sedang Andarepe biiniyang macaanda suuka.
se=dang
1s=dat
Andare=pe
Andare=poss
biini=yang
wife=acc
mà-caanda
inf-meet
suuka
want
‘I want to meet Andare's wife.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# MEET Coding set Argument type
1 meeter NP-dat X
2 met person NP-acc X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(63)
‘Thus came the day when the wife and the queen were to meet.’
U
M n
U
R n