duuduk

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stative meaning. Ingressive meaning expressed by adding an aspectual vector verb.
location can be a locative adverb or an NP with a locative postposition

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(40)
(Aanak) (kandeera=ka) arà-duuduk.
aanak
child
kandeera=ka
chair=loc
arà-duuduk
nonpast-sit
‘The child sits on the chair.’
(77)
Suda itthu oorang padale Seelongka aràduuduk.
suda
thus
itthu
dist
oorang
man
pada=le
pl=addit
Seelong=ka
Ceylon=loc
arà-duuduk
nonpast-dwell
‘So these people also live in Ceylon.’
(78)
Derang padajo Hambanthotaka aràduuduk.
derang
3pl
pada=jo
pl=foc
Hambanthota=ka
Hambantota=loc
arà=duuduk
nonpast=dwell
‘They live in Hambantota.’
(79)
Sooreka, Snow-whitele Rose-redle derangpe umma samma appi dìkkathka aràduuduk ambel.
soore=ka
evening=loc
Snow-white=le
Snow-white=addit
Rose-red=le
Rose-red=addit
derang=pe
3pl=poss
umma=samma
mother=comit
appi
fire
dìkkath=ka
close=loc
arà=duuduk
nonpast=sit
ambel
take
‘In the evenings, Snow-White and Rose-Red used to sit down close to the fire together with their mother.’
(148)
Oorang buumika aràduuduk.
oorang
man
buumi=ka
earth=loc
arà-duuduk
nonpast-sit
‘The man is sitting on the ground.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LIVE SIT SIT DOWN Coding set Argument type
1 liver sitter sitdowner Ø S
2 living place sitting place sitting-down place LOC L

Alternations

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