lookans

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causative to look

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(264)
Táan in lookansik le ki'waho'.
táan
PROG
in
SBJ.1SG
look-ans-ik
boil-CAUS-INCMPL
le
DEM
ki'wah-o'
main.dish-D2
‘I am boiling the food.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BOIL (tr) Coding set Argument type
1 boiler (tr) sbj.V A
2 boiled thing (tr) V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(265)
‘Has the food been boiled?’
C
N y
C
M y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n