e's

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(37)
Le xch'úupalo' tu ye'sah le analte' ti' u ah kaanbesaho'.
le
DEM
xch'úupal-o'
girl-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
y-e's-ah
0-show-CMPL
le
DEM
analte'
book
ti'
LOC
u
POSS.3
ah-kaanbesah-o'
AG.M-teacher-D2
‘The girl showed the book to her teacher.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SHOW Coding set Argument type
1 shower sbj.V A
2 shown thing V.obj P
3 showing addressee ti'+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
N y
C
R y
(170)
‘He is showing.’
C
N y
C
R y
(172)
‘They show/exhibit themselves.’
C
R y
(171)
‘They show themselves to each other.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n