ch'a'

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"take, fetch"

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(31)
Le wíiniko' tu ch'a'ah u taak'in ti' u láak'.
le
DEM
wíinik-o'
man-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
ch'a'-ah
take-CMPL
u
POSS.3
taak'in
money
ti'
LOC
u
POSS.3
láak'
equal
‘The man took the money from his friend.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TAKE Coding set Argument type
1 taker sbj.V A
2 taken thing V.obj P
3 taking source ti'+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(154)
‘The man's money was taken by his friend.’
C
N y
C
N No practical use. y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(328)
‘The man took the money from his friend.’
C
R y
(111)
‘The deer smelled the boy.’
(113)
‘The deer is sniffing.’
U
N n