song

Microroles of
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song

18 Verb forms in 18 Languages (35 Coding frames)

coding frames
participants
Language Verb form (SING) Coding frame Coding set Argument type
Hoocąk Americas Siouan nąąwą Derived 3 2 obj:und.V
Hoocąk Americas Siouan nąąwą Derived 3 2 obj:und.V
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European petʹ Derived 2 2 NP-acc
Hoocąk Americas Siouan nąąwą Derived 3 2 obj:und.V
Hoocąk Americas Siouan nąąwą Basic 2 2 obj:und.V P
Even Asia Tungusic ike- Derived 1 2 NP-nom V.subj
Even Asia Tungusic ike- Basic 2 2 NP-acc P
Mandarin Chinese Asia Sino-Tibetan gēchàng Basic 2 2 Ø P
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic utau Basic 2 2 NP-acc P
Ket Asia Yeniseic il⁰ (S-O-il-pl) Basic 2 2 obj.V P
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya k'ay Basic 2 2 V.obj P
Emai Africa Niger-Congo so Basic 2 2 Ø P
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European singen Derived 2 2 NP-acc
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian no verbal counterpart Derived 3 2 NP-abs & abs.V
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian no verbal counterpart Derived 2 2 NP-instr
Emai Africa Niger-Congo so Derived 3 2 Ø
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic utau Derived 1 2 NP-nom
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic uda: Derived 2 2 NP-acc
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European syngja Basic 2 2 NP-acc P
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic uta(w)-u Basic 2 2 NP-acc P
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic uta(w)-u Derived 2 2 NP-nom
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic uta(w)-u Derived 3 2 NP-acc
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic uta(w)-u Derived 2 2 NP-acc
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian no verbal counterpart Derived 2 2 NP-abs & abs.V
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya k'ay Derived 2 2 sbj.V
Evenki Asia Altaic ike- Basic 2 2 NP-acc P
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean (nka-)y-ūlá Basic 2 2 jiʔį̄+NP P
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean (nka-)y-ūlá Derived 3 2 jiʔį̄+NP
Chintang Asia Tibeto-Burman cham lus Basic 2 2 NP-abs & V.obj P
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European syngja Derived 1 2 NP-nom & V.agr
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic uta(w)-u Derived 1 2 NP-nom
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European syngja Derived 1 2 NP-acc
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic utau Derived 2 2 NP-acc
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European jeɾgel Basic 2 2 NP-nomdat P
Yaqui Americas Uto-Aztecan bwiika Basic 2 2 NP-acc P