awat (1)

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As in German and Spanish, there is no distinction between shouting and screaming.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(67)
Le wíiniko' awatnahih.
le
DEM
wíinik-o'
man-D2
awat-nah-ih
shout-CMPL-ABS.3SG
‘The man screamed.’
(145)
Tu yilah le kaano' káa aawatnahih.
t-u
PRFV-SBJ.3
y-il-ah
0-see-CMPL
le
DEM
kaan-o'
snake-D2
káa
CONJ
aawat-nah-ih
call\INTROV-CMPL-ABS.3SG
‘He saw the snake and cried.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SCREAM Coding set Argument type
1 screamer sbj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(22)
‘The woman shouted at the children.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n