u'y

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(5)
Le kéeho' tu yu'bah u book le xibpalo'.
le
DEM
kéeh-o'
deer-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
y-u'b-ah
0-feel-CMPL
u
POSS.3
book
smell
le
DEM
xibpal-o'
boy-D2
‘The deer smelled the boy.’
(92)
Le xibpalo' tu yu'bah le báalamo'.
le
DEM
xibpal-o'
boy-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
y-u'b-ah
0-feel-CMPL
le
DEM
báalam-o'
jaguar-D2
‘The boy heard the jaguar.’
(318)
Táan u machik u báaho'b káa u yu'bo'b wáah taan u chokwilo'b.
táan
PROG
u
SBJ.3
mach-ik
seize-INCMPL
u
POSS.3
báah-o'b
self-PL
káa
CONJ
u
SBJ.3
y-u'b-o'b
0-feel-PL
wáah
if
táan
PROG
u
POSS.3
chokwil-o'b
fever-PL
‘They are touching each other in order to feel if they have fever.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HEAR SMELL Coding set Argument type
1 hearer smeller sbj.V A
2 heard sound smelled entity V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(109)
‘The jaguar was heard by the man.’
(110)
‘The music is not heard over here.’
(317)
‘The girl was touched by her mother in order to feel if she had fever.’
C
N y
C
M y
(191)
‘The boy does not listen.’
C
N y
C
R y
C
R y
(192)
‘They felt/heard each other.’
(261)
‘They hear each other.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
U
N n