nka-tuuʔ

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/nka-tuuʔ/
CPL-cough

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(15)
Nka-tuuʔ chu kíʔyūú.
nka-tuuʔ
CPL-cough
chu
NOM.HUM
kíʔyū=V́
male=DEM
‘The man coughed.’
(16)
Chu kíʔyūuʔ nkaʔne tyátuuʔ nu kūnáʔaaʔ.
chu
NOM.HUM
kíʔyū=Vʔ
male=DEM
nka-ʔne
CPL-do(.3)
tyá-tuuʔ
POT.begin-cough
nu
NOM
kūnáʔa=Vʔ
female=DEM
‘The man made the woman cough.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# COUGH Coding set Argument type
1 cougher Ø S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
C
N It is possible to causativize using a periphrastic causative construction, see ex. 16. y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y