ch'a'paacht

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This is the "retransitivization" of incorporative ch'a'paach.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(16)
Le xibpalo'bo' ku ch'a'pachtiko'b le xch'úupalo'ob.
le
DEM
xibpal-o'b-o'
boy-PL-D2
k-u
IMPF-SBJ.3
ch'a'-pach-t-ik-o'b
take-back-TRR-INCMPL-PL
le
DEM
xch'úupal-o'b-o'
girl-PL-D2
‘The boys follow the girls.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FOLLOW Coding set Argument type
1 follower sbj.V A
2 followee V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(161)
‘They pursue each other.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N although #158 may be regarded as a construction of indirect participation instead of #17. y
C
N y
U
N n