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Microroles of
TALK
talked about content

28 Verb forms in 25 Languages (48 Coding frames)

coding frames
participants
Language Verb form (TALK) Coding frame Coding set Argument type
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European tala Basic 3 3 um+NP-acc X
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian oomong Basic 3 3 NP-abl I
Sliammon Americas Salish qʷi-qʷay-sxʷ Basic 3 3 niniǰi+NP X
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian tèpe Basic 3 2 wâ+NP X
Ainu Asia isolate e-ko-itak Basic 3 3 Ø X
Bora Americas Witotoan ihjyúvá Basic 3 3 NP-loc/instr I
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic hanasu Basic 3 3 NP-acc P
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead mts Basic 3 3 NP-all X
English Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European talk Basic 3 3 about+NP X
Modern Standard Arabic Africa Semitic takallama Basic 3 3 ʿan+NP X
Even Asia Tungusic t’öre- Basic 3 3 NP-prol X
Ket Asia Yeniseic asan⁷-qan⁰ (S-asqan-O-k-kan-pl) Basic 3 3 obj.V P
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead owabs Basic 3 2 NP-abs X
Mandinka Africa Mande Basic 3 2 Ø P
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya t'aan Basic 3 3 yóok'ol+NP X
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya tsikbal Basic 3 3 yóok'ol+NP X
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European govoritʹ Basic 3 3 UTT X
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Basic 3 3 NP-acc P
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European χosel Basic 3 3 NP+masin X
Even Asia Tungusic t’öre- Derived 3 3 NP-nom V.subj
Even Asia Tungusic t’öre- Derived 3 3 NP-nom V.subj
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Basic 3 3 NP-acc P
Chintang Asia Tibeto-Burman hand Basic 2 2 NP-abs & V.obj P
Bora Americas Witotoan ihjyúvá Derived 3 3 NP-loc/instr
Bora Americas Witotoan ihjyúvá Derived 3 3 NP-loc/instr
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic hanasu Derived 2 3 NP-nom
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic hanasu Derived 2 3 NP-acc
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean y-akwiʔ Basic 3 3 Ø X
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 4 3 NP-acc
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 3 3 NP-acc
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 3 3 NP-nom
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya tsikbal Derived 3 3 V.obj
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 3 3 NP-nom
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 4 3 NP-acc
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 3 3 NP-acc
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 2 3 NP-nom
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 3 3 NP-acc
Jakarta Indonesian Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian bicara Basic 3 3 soal+NP X
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya t'aan Derived 3 3 yóok'ol+NP
Evenki Asia Altaic ulgučen- (2) Basic 3 2 NP-prol X
Bora Americas Witotoan ihjyúvá Derived 4 3 NP-loc/instr
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance parlare Basic 3 3 di+NP X
Balinese Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian ngomongin Basic 3 3 unduk+NP X
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic hanasu Derived 3 3 NP-acc
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance parlare Derived 2 3 di+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance parlare Derived 4 3 di+NP
Korean Asia Isolate/Koreanic iyagihada Basic 3 3 UTT X
Korean Asia Isolate/Koreanic iyagihada Derived 3 3 UTT