cuuci

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(25)
(Baapa) (aanak[=yang]) arà-cuuci.
baapa
father
aanak=yang
child=acc
arà-cuuci
nonpast-wash
‘The father washes the child.’
(67)
Hathu mliida birrasyang asàcuuci aayer màwadinji sumpang.
hathu
indef
mliida
measure
birras=yang
raw.rice=acc
asà-cuuci
cp-wash
aayer
water
mà=wadinji
inf=strain
sumpang
keep
‘Wash one measure of rice and reserve water to strain.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# WASH Coding set Argument type
1 washer Ø A
2 washed entity NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
n
U
M n
U
R n
(68)
‘He steals from the rich men, it is from the rich that he steals.’