siika

Coding frame

Examples

(59)
U jamut pajkoau siika.
u
det
jamut
woman
pajkoa-u
party-dir
siika
go
‘The woman goes to the party.’
(108)
Juan merkadou siikak.
Juan
Juan
merkado-u
market-dir
siika-k
go-pfv
‘Juan went to the market.’
(261)
Juan siika.
Juan
Juan
siika
go
‘Juan left.’
(262)
Juan mariatamak siika.
Juan
Juan
Maria-ta-mak
Maria-acc-com
siika
go
‘Juan went with Maria.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GO Coding set Argument type
1 goer NP-nom S
2 going goal NP-dir X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
y
U
N n
U
N It does not allow an object (marked with -ta). n
C
R y
C
N y
U
N The example shows a goal instead of an object. n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y