kuch

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"load on oneself". Consequently, L is normally not specified, but may be incorporated, as in #333. There is no basic verb for loading things anywhere else. The semantically closest derived verb is na'ks 'move up'.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(52)
Táan in kuchik le nala'.
táan
PROG
in
SBJ.1SG
kuch-ik
load-INCMPL
le
DEM
nal-a'
corncob-D1
‘I am loading (on myself) these corncobs.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LOAD Coding set Argument type
1 loader sbj.V A
2 loaded thing V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N physically impossible y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(333)
‘I loaded my younger sibling on my back.’
U
N n