púust

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(84)
Le xch'úupo'bo' tu púustaho'b le meesaho'.
le
DEM
xch'úup-o'b-o'
woman-PL-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
púus-t-ah-o'b
remove.dust-TRR-CMPL-PL
le
DEM
meesah-o'
table-D2
‘The women wiped (dirt off) the table.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# WIPE Coding set Argument type
1 wiper sbj.V A
2 wiping surface V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(245)
‘It was cleaned inside the house.’
C
N y
C
R púus y
C
N y
C
M y
(246)
‘Clean yourself.’
C
M y
(247)
‘They clean each other's face.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R This is, in fact, the base construction. y
(85)
‘The women wiped the dirt off the table.’
C
M y
U
R n