xùpè

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(63)
Xötö xùpè.
xötö
boy
xùpè
cold
‘The boy is cold.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FEEL COLD Coding set Argument type
1 freezing person Ø S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(64)
‘It was cold yesterday.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(333)
‘Come back in, don't catch a cold! / lit. Come in, don't make you cold!’
(334)
‘Your hands are cold and humid, you are making the baby feel cold.’
(335)
‘This rain cooled me down.’
(336)
‘These people let us catch a cold under the rain.’
C
N y
U
N n
C
R y
(337)
‘This place is very cold and humid, we were very cold!’
U
N n