tapunia

Coding frame

Examples

(88)
Ne picheta tapunia.
ne
1sg
piche-ta
jar-acc
tapunia
fill
‘I am filling the jar.’
(89)
Tinata ne ba'amea tapunia.
tina-ta
deposit-acc
ne
1sg
ba'a-mea
water-instr
tapunia
fill
‘I am filling the deposit with water.’
(541)
U mesa kom tapunak.
u
det
mesa
table
kom
down
tapuna-k
fill.intr-pfv
‘The table filled.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FILL Coding set Argument type
1 filler NP-nom A
2 filled container NP-acc P
3 filling material NP-instr I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N the inchoative/causative distinction for this verb pair is not coded by -(t)e/-(t)a y
C
N y
C
R y
(37)
‘I am filling the pot with water.’
(251)
‘The storm caused the town to be covered in drizzling.’
C
R y
(542)
‘The jar can be filled with water.’
U
M sólo acepta el yee n
(545)
‘The stomach is being filled with food. \ lit. He is filing his stomach with food.’
U
N n
C
R y
(539)
‘The man is filling the glass for the woman.’
U
M n
(540)
‘The man filled the glass at the woman('s place).’
C
R The resultative requires the 3-instr participant to occur. y
(250)
‘The town is covered with water (lit. The town is filled with water.).’
C
R y
(543)
‘The water was filled in.’
(544)
‘The basin is being filled.’
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(249)
‘The woman made the child fill the pot.’
(322)
‘The man made the woman fill the glass with water.’