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'break' in the sense of 'kaputtmachen'.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(26)
Le xibpalo' tu pa'ah le kalomk'iin yéetel tunicho'.
le
DEM
xibpal-o'
boy-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
pa'-ah
break-CMPL
kalomk'iin
window
yéetel
with
tuunich-o'
stone-D2
‘The boy broke the window with a stone.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BREAK Coding set Argument type
1 breaker sbj.V A
2 broken thing V.obj P
3 breaking instrument yéetel+NP I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(153)
‘The window is being broken.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
U
N n