t'aan

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(20)
Le xch'úupalo' h t'aanah yéetel le xibpal yóok'ol u yaalak' peek'o'.
le
DEM
xch'úupal-o'
girl-D2
h
PRFV
t'aan-nah
speak-CMPL
yéetel
with
le
DEM
xibpal
boy
y-óok'ol
0-over
u
POSS.3
y-aalak'
0-CL.domestic
peek'-o'
dog-D2
‘The girl talked to the boy about her dog.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TALK Coding set Argument type
1 talker sbj.V S
2 talked to person yéetel+NP I
3 talked about content yóok'ol+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(163)
‘They speak to each other.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
U
N n