bul

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(156)
Tin bulah le tuncho'.
t-in
PRFV-SBJ.1SG
bul-ah
submerge-CMPL
le
DEM
tuunich-o'
stone-D2
‘I submerged the stone.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SINK (tr) Coding set Argument type
1 sink-(caus)er (tr) sbj.V A
2 sunken entity (tr) V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(76)
‘The boat sank.’
(152)
‘In the rainy season, the savannah gets drowned.’
C
R y
(233)
‘The duck dived when it saw me.’
C
M y
(234)
‘They submerge each other's head into the water.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
U
N n