hat

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(32)
Le xch'úupalo' tu hatah hunwáal le analte'o'.
le
DEM
xch'úupal-o'
girl-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
hat-ah
tear-CMPL
hun-wáal
one-CL.flat
le
DEM
analte'-o'
book-D2
‘The girl tore a page from the book.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TEAR Coding set Argument type
1 tearer sbj.V A
2 torn thing V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(155)
‘A page of the book was torn by the girl.’
(280)
‘His dress was torn by his younger brother.’
C
N y
C
M y
C
R y
(281)
‘My clothes tore.’
C
M y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(32)
‘The girl tore a page from the book.’
(155)
‘A page of the book was torn by the girl.’
C
M y
U
R n