tu’ute

Coding frame

Examples

(46)
U jamut bukita tu'ute.
u
det
jamut
woman
buki-ta
child-acc
tu'ute
wipe
‘The woman is cleaning the baby.’
(96)
Aapo karota tu'ute.
aapo
3sg.subj
karo-ta
car-acc
tu'ute
wipe
‘He is wiping the car.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# WIPE Coding set Argument type
1 wiper NP-nom A
2 wiping surface NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(45)
‘The woman is cleaning her house.’
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
U
n
C
R y
(330)
‘The man made the girl wipe the dirt from the table.’
C
y
U
n
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y