go’okte

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(280)
U kaba'i techoapo go'okte.
u
det
kaba'i
horse
techoa-po
mud-loc
go'okte
sink.intr
‘The horse is sinking in the mud.’
(298)
U barko go'oktek.
u
det
barko
boat
go'okte-k
sink.intr-pfv
‘The boat sank.’
(39)
Ba'am ne mesapo go'otak.
ba'am
water
ne
1sg
mesa-po
table-loc
go'ota-k
throw.pl-pfv
‘I threw the water on the table.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SINK Coding set Argument type
1 sunken entity NP-nom S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(633)
‘Mud is a place for sinking.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
C
R y
(632)
‘I sank myself in the mud for the child.’
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(634)
‘Someone was sunken in the mud.’
C
R y
(31)
‘My brother is sinking the car in the mud.’
(144)
‘Juan sank the boat.’
C
N y