akö

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"carry with a harness"; also "harness"

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(206)
Sîbêêrî akö nèkéé-rè.
sîbêêrî
woman
akö
carry
nèkéé-rè
basket-3SG
‘The woman is carrying her basket with a harness.’
(267)
Mîrî pââübêêrî bwa ri nää saù akö rè kêböö-xöu rè ngêê kè mê axwè.
mîrî
these
pââübêêrî
COLL.old.men
bwa
DEM
ri
3PL
nää
IPFV.PST
saù
in.the.past
akö
carry
IPFV
kêböö-xöu
basket-cloth
POSS
ngêê
1PL.EXCL
from
DIR
axwè
up.there
‘This old men used to carry our basket full of clothes from up there.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CARRY Coding set Argument type
1 carrier Ø A
2 carried thing Ø P
3 carrying goal LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(268)
‘They were doing the washing during the entire day, and in the evening, they were carrying back up (the clothes).’
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
n
C
y
C
R y
C
N y
U
N n
C
R y
U
N n