k'ax

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(44)
Le wíiniko' tu k'axah huntúul tsíimin yéetel hunhíil suum teh che'o'.
le
DEM
wíinik-o'
man-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
k'ax-ah
tie-CMPL
hun-túul
one-CL.AN
tsíimin
horse
yéetel
with
hun-híil
one-CL.string
suum
rope
teh
LOC:DEM
che'-o'
wood-D2
‘The man tied the horse with a rope to the tree.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TIE Coding set Argument type
1 tier sbj.V A
2 tied thing V.obj P
3 tying goal ti'+NP X
4 tying instrument yéetel+NP I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
R y
(182)
‘Hurry up with the rope! - Wait a moment, it got entangled.’
(282)
‘My foot got tied in the rope.’
C
R y
C
N y
C
R y
C
R y
(183)
‘They tie each other.’
(282)
‘My foot got tied in the rope.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
U
N n