jukta

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(111)
Chu'u Mariata jukta.
chu'u
dog
Maria-ta
Maria-acc
jukta
smell
‘The dog is smelling/sniffing Maria.’
(112)
Ume chu'um emo jukjuktak.
ume
det.pl
chu'u-m
dog-pl
emo
3pl.refl
juk~jukta-k
rdp:iter~smell-pfv
‘The dogs are smelling themselves.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SMELL Coding set Argument type
1 smeller NP-nom A
2 smelled entity NP-acc P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(175)
‘The dog is smelling (something).’
(213)
‘The dog is smelling somebody. / The dog is sniffing.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
(364)
‘The flower can be smelled.’
U
N n
C
R y
(362)
‘The child makes the dog smell the cow.’
C
R y
U
N n
C
R y
(363)
‘The smelled flower. / The flower was smelled.’
C
R y
(365)
‘The flower was smelled.’
C
N y
C
N y