ja’amu

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(12)
Ume ili uusim ju'upat ja'amu.
ume
det.pl
ili
little
uusi-m
child-pl
ju'upa-t
tree-loc
ja'amu
climb
‘The children are climbing at the tree.’
(69)
Juan ja'amuk.
Juan
Juan
ja'amu-k
climb-pfv
‘Juan climbed.’
(214)
Escaleam ne ja'amula.
escalea-m
stair-pl
ne
1sg
ja'amu-la
climb-ptcp
‘I climb the stairs.’
(215)
Inepo mamni piso ja'amuk.
inepo
1sg.subj
mamni
five
piso
floor
ja'amu-k
climb-pfv
‘I climbed to the fifth floor.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CLIMB Coding set Argument type
1 climber NP-nom S
2 climbing goal NP-loc L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
(588)
‘The man climbs the mountain. / The man is doing mountain-climbing.’
C
R y
(587)
‘The tree can be climbed up.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(356)
‘The man made the woman climb up the hill.’
C
R y
(585)
‘The child climbed up the tree.’
U
M It is not precisely an object. n
(586)
‘I got into the car.’
C
R y
(590)
‘The mountain was climbed. / The climbed mountain.’
C
R y
(589)
‘The mountain was climbed.’
C
N y
C
N y