kupikte

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(14)
U jamut ousi kupikte.
u
det
jamut
woman
ousi
much
kupikte
blink.intr
‘The woman blinks too much.’
(286)
Ne kupiktek.
ne
1sg
kupikte-k
blink.intr-pfv
‘I blinked.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BLINK Coding set Argument type
1 blinker NP-nom S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(576)
‘The eyes can be blinked.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
C
R y
(574)
‘I blink for someone else.’
U
R n
(254)
‘Juan blinked at me.’
(255)
‘I blinked (my eyes) at Juan.’
(575)
‘I am blinking my eyes at Juan.’
C
M applies to the transitive version of the verb y
(578)
‘The blinked eyes.’
C
M applies to the transitive version y
(577)
‘The eyes were blinked.’
C
N y
C
R y
(70)
‘I blinked my eyes.’