sayer

38 Verb forms in 34 Languages (62 Coding frames)

coding frames
participants
Language Verb form (SAY) Coding frame Coding set Argument type
Hoocąk Americas Siouan ee Derived 3 1 act.V
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European segja (1) Basic 3 1 NP-nom & V.agr S
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance dire Basic 3 1 V.subj A
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean nakwę Basic 3 2 Ø A
Sliammon Americas Salish na-t Basic 2 2 V.sbj A
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian ché Basic 3 1 Ø A
Ainu Asia isolate ye Basic 3 1 subj.V A
Emai Africa Niger-Congo ẹ ọ́í Basic 2 1 Ø I
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead owabs Basic 3 1 NP-abs & V.act X
Balinese Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian ngorahang Basic 3 1 Ø S
Modern Standard Arabic Africa Semitic qāla Basic 3 1 V.subj NP-nom S
Hoocąk Americas Siouan ee Derived 3 1 obj:und.V
Even Asia Tungusic gö’n- Basic 3 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European skazatʹ Basic 3 1 NP-nom & V.subj S
Mapudungun Americas Araucanian pin Basic 3 1 V.subj A
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya a'l Basic 3 1 sbj.V A
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European govoritʹ Basic 3 1 NP-nom & V.subj S
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European govoritʹ Derived 2 1 NP-nom & V.subj
Hoocąk Americas Siouan ee Basic 2 1 act.V X
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European asel Basic 3 1 NP-nom X
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic i(w)-u Basic 3 1 NP-nom S
Even Asia Tungusic gö’n- Derived 3 1 NP-nom V.subj
Ket Asia Yeniseic ma~da⁰ Basic 3 1 subj.V S
Ket Asia Yeniseic t⁵-ki⁰ (S-t-O-ke-pl) Basic 3 1 subj.V A
Ojibwe Americas Algonquian naad Basic 3 1 subjA.V A
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian nisal Basic 3 1 NP-erg X
Ojibwe Americas Algonquian kidod Basic 2 1 V.subjS S
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European sagen Derived 2 1 von+NP-dat
Chintang Asia Tibeto-Burman lud Basic 3 1 NP-erg & V.agt A
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian nisal Derived 4 1 NP-instr
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian nisal Derived 3 1 NP-poss
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance dire Derived 2 1 V.subj
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance dire Derived 3 1 daParteDi+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance dire Derived 3 1 daParteDi+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance dire Derived 4 1 da+NP
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic i(w)-u Derived 3 1 NP-nom
Jakarta Indonesian Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian bilang Basic 3 1 Ø S
Jakarta Indonesian Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian omong Basic 2 1 Ø S
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya a'l Derived 3 1 tumen+NP
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya a'l Derived 3 1 sbj.V
Evenki Asia Altaic guun- Basic 3 1 NP-nom A
Nǀǀng Africa Tuu ku Basic 3 1 Ø S
Bora Americas Witotoan néé Basic 3 1 NP-nom A
Bora Americas Witotoan néé Derived 4 1 NP-acc
Bora Americas Witotoan néé Derived 3 1 NP-nom
Bora Americas Witotoan néé Derived 3 1 NP-nom
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European segja (1) Derived 2 1 NP-nom & V.agr
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European sagen Basic 3 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian biilang Basic 3 1 Ø S
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic yuu Basic 3 1 NP-nom S
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic sjaber-u Basic 3 1 NP-nom S
Mandarin Chinese Asia Sino-Tibetan shuō Basic 3 1 Ø S
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic yuu Derived 3 1 NP-nom
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic sjaber-u Derived 4 1 NP-dat
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic sjaber-u Derived 3 1 NP-exp
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic i(w)-u Derived 3 1 NP-dat/niyotte
English Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European say Basic 3 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Korean Asia Isolate/Koreanic malhada Basic 3 1 NP-nom S
Jaminjung Southeast Asia & Australia Mirndi ganiyu Basic 3 1 NP-erg subj.V X
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance dire Derived 3 1 V.subj
Yaqui Americas Uto-Aztecan tejwa Basic 3 1 NP-nom A
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic i(w)-u Derived 4 1 NP-dat
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic i(w)-u Derived 3 1 NP-dat/niyotte