building material

24 Verb forms in 22 Languages (38 Coding frames)

coding frames
participants
Language Verb form (BUILD) Coding frame Coding set Argument type
Hoocąk Americas Siouan ųų Derived 3 5 obj:und.V
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European byggja Basic 3 3 úr+NP-dat X
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance costruire Basic 3 3 di+NP X
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean nka-jnyā Basic 3 3 lóʔō+NP I
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian xwi Basic 3 3 ngê+NP I
Ainu Asia isolate kar Basic 3 3 NP+ani I
Bora Americas Witotoan meenú Basic 3 3 NP-abl X
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic tateru Basic 3 2 NP-instr I
Balinese Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian mangunang Basic 3 3 aji+NP I
Mandinka Africa Mande loo Basic 3 3 NP+la I
Modern Standard Arabic Africa Semitic banâ Basic 3 3 min+NP X
Even Asia Tungusic o- Basic 3 3 NP-abl X
Ket Asia Yeniseic bed⁰ (S-O-bed-pl) Basic 3 3 NP-abl X
Yorùbá Africa Niger-Congo kó̩ Basic 3 2 fi+NP I
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya beet Basic 3 3 yéetel+NP I
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European stroitʹ Derived 3 3 iz+NP-gen
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European stroitʹ Basic 3 3 iz+NP-gen X
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European stroitʹ Derived 3 3 iz+NP-gen
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European karucʰel Basic 3 3 NP-abl X
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European šinel Basic 3 3 NP-abl X
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European stroitʹ Derived 3 3 iz+NP-gen
Even Asia Tungusic o- Derived 2 3 NP-abl
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European byggja Derived 2 3 úr+NP-dat
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European byggja Derived 2 3 úr+NP-dat
Emai Africa Niger-Congo hu Derived 3 4 re+NP
Emai Africa Niger-Congo zẹ(2) Derived 3 4 re+NP
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic tateru Derived 2 2 NP-instr
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance costruire Derived 2 3 di+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance costruire Derived 3 3 di+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance costruire Derived 3 3 di+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance costruire Derived 2 3 di+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance costruire Derived 4 3 di+NP
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya beet Derived 3 3 yéetel+NP
Evenki Asia Altaic oo- Basic 3 3 NP-abl X
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian ikkath (1) Basic 3 3 NP-abl I
Bora Americas Witotoan meenú Derived 4 3 NP-abl
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic tateru Derived 3 2 NP-instr
English Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European build Basic 3 3 from+NP X
Korean Asia Isolate/Koreanic jisda Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Korean Asia Isolate/Koreanic jisda Derived 2 3 NP-instr