kan

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(330)
Le xch'úupalo' tu kanah hunp'éel k'aay.
le
DEM
x-ch'úupal-o'
F-girl-D2
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
kan-ah
learn-CMPL
hun-p'éel
one-CL.INAN
k'aay
song
‘The girl learnt a song.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LEARN Coding set Argument type
1 learner sbj.V A
2 learned thing V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
R although this is mediate because based on the passive y
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
U
N n