k'am

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(100)
Tin k'amah hump'éel kaartah ti' in maamah.
t-in
PRFV-SBJ.1SG
k'am-ah
receive-CMPL
hun-p'éel
one-CL.INAN
kaartah
letter
ti'
LOC
in
POSS.1SG
maamah
mother
‘I received a letter from my mother.’
(314)
Le ko'lelo' ku k'amik hunp'éel nikte' ti' le xch'úupalo'.
le
DEM
ko'lel-o'
woman-D2
k-u
IMPF-SBJ.3
k'am-ik
receive-INCMPL
hun-p'éel
one-CL.INAN
nikte'
flower
ti'
LOC
le
DEM
xch'úupal-o'
girl-D2
‘The woman receives a flower from the girl.’
(327)
Behe'la' in k'amik u'labo'be'.
behe'la'
today
in
SBJ.1SG
k'am-ik
receive-INCMPL
u'lab-o'b-e'
guest-PL-D3
‘Today I receive guests.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GET Coding set Argument type
1 receiver sbj.V A
2 received thing V.obj P
3 receiving source ti'+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(276)
‘He was received with joy by his brothers.’
(293)
‘My present was received.’
C
N y
C
M y
(275)
‘Today I receive.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
U
N n