watakte

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(130)
Melquiades wataktek.
Melquiades
Melquiades
watakte-k
leave-pfv
‘Melquiades left. / Melquiades has gone.’
(263)
Melquiades Suichiu wataktek.
Melquiades
Melquiades
Suichi-u
Vicam-dir
watakte-k
leave-pfv
‘Melquiades left towards Vicam.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LEAVE Coding set Argument type
1 leaver NP-nom S
2 leaving goal NP-dir X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(601)
‘The dog can be left.’
U
N n
U
M n
(264)
‘Melquiades left Hermosillo.’
(265)
‘Melquiades left by bus.’
C
R y
C
R y
(599)
‘I am leaving (this place) for you.’
(600)
‘Jesus is leaving for Melquiades.’
U
N n
C
R y
(603)
‘The child was left.’
C
R y
(602)
‘The child is being left.’
C
N y
C
R y
(604)
‘The child is leaving something.’