chepte

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(128)
Inepo chepte.
inepo
1sg.subj
chepte
jump
‘I jump.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# JUMP Coding set Argument type
1 jumper NP-nom S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
y
U
n
U
R The use of a locative marker requires an intransitive form of the verb. n
(256)
‘I stepped into the cow's dung.’
C
R y
(359)
‘The man made the child jump.’
C
y
U
n
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
R y
(129)
‘The cow jumps over the fence.’
(257)
‘I jumped over the cow's dung.’