páan

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(248)
Le xch'úupalo' bin u páan u wi' makal.
le
DEM
xch'úupal-o'
girl-D2
h
PRFV
bin
go
u
SBJ.3
páan
lay.bare
u
POSS.3
wi'
bulb
makal
yams
‘The girl went to dig out yams bulbs.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DIG Coding set Argument type
1 digger sbj.V A
2 dug up thing V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
C
R y
(249)
‘All my corn plants were dug out.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
U
N n