chukta

Coding frame

Example

(48)
Manwe wakasta chukta.
Manwe
Manuel
wakas-ta
meat-acc
chukta
cut.trns
‘Manuel cuts the meat.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CUT Coding set Argument type
1 cutter NP-nom A
2 cut thing NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(448)
‘The rope is cut.’
C
N y
C
R y
(306)
‘Juan is cutting firewood.’
C
R y
(450)
‘The cable can be cut.’
U
R n
(225)
‘Those knives cut well.’
U
M n
(449)
‘He cut himself with the knife.’
C
R y
(331)
‘The man made the boy cut the bread with a knife.’
C
R y
(446)
‘I cut my brother the hair.’
(447)
‘I cut my brother's bread.’
U
N n
C
M y
(452)
‘Water is cut off.’
C
R y
(451)
‘Water was cut off.’
C
y
C
y