yuke

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(25)
Bikammeu yuke.
Bikam-me-u
Vicam-nmlz-dir
yuke
rain
‘It is raining in Vicam. / It is raining over there in Vicam.’
(80)
Yuke.
yuke
rain
‘It is raining.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# RAIN Coding set Argument type
1 rain goal NP-dir X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(172)
‘The wind caused it to rain.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
M It is only used in narrative or fiction tales. y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y