tellee

Microroles of
TELL
tellee

46 Verb forms in 35 Languages (68 Coding frames)

coding frames
participants
Language Verb form (TELL) Coding frame Coding set Argument type
Hoocąk Americas Siouan horak Derived 3 4 obj:und.V
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance raccontare Basic 3 3 a+NP X
Mandarin Chinese Asia Sino-Tibetan gàosù Basic 3 2 Ø P
Sliammon Americas Salish qʼʷaqʼʷθus-t Basic 3 1 V.obj P
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian faxwata Basic 3 3 xù+NP X
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian sömârâ Basic 3 3 xù+NP X
Ainu Asia isolate nu-re Basic 3 2 obj.V P
Ainu Asia isolate e-ko-isoytak Basic 3 2 obj.V P
Bora Americas Witotoan uubálle Basic 3 2 NP-acc P
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic tugeru Basic 3 2 NP-dat X
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead wawaets Basic 3 3 NP-dat & und.V X
English Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European tell Basic 3 2 NP-acc P
Balinese Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian ngorahin Basic 3 2 Ø P
Jaminjung Southeast Asia & Australia Mirndi yirrg ganarrany Basic 3 2 NP-abs obj.V P
Modern Standard Arabic Africa Semitic ḥakâ Basic 3 2 li+NP X
Mapudungun Americas Araucanian ngütramün Basic 2 2 V.obj P
Yaqui Americas Uto-Aztecan teuwa Basic 3 3 NP-dir X
Yorùbá Africa Niger-Congo so̩ (1) Basic 3 3 fún+NP X
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead mts Basic 3 2 NP-abs & und.V P
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean nakwę Basic 3 3 jiʔį̄+NP P
Mandinka Africa Mande Basic 3 3 NP+ye X
Even Asia Tungusic gö’n- Basic 3 3 NP-all X
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European skazatʹ Basic 3 2 NP-dat X
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya tsikbat Basic 3 3 ti'+NP X
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u (2) Basic 3 2 NP-dat L
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European patmel Basic 3 2 NP-nomdat P
Ket Asia Yeniseic t⁵-ki⁰ (S-t-O-ke-pl) Basic 3 2 obj.V P
Even Asia Tungusic gö’n- Derived 2 3 NP-all
Even Asia Tungusic gö’n- Derived 3 3 NP-nom V.subj
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian xabar meyal Basic 2 2 NP-lat X
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European erzählen Derived 3 3 NP-dat
Chintang Asia Tibeto-Burman lud Basic 3 3 NP-abs & V.obj P
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European segja (2) Basic 3 2 NP-dat X
Ojibwe Americas Algonquian wiindmawaad Basic 3 2 V.objI P
Emai Africa Niger-Congo Basic 3 2 Ø P
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian xabar meyal Derived 3 2 NP-lat
Bora Americas Witotoan uubálle Derived 3 2 NP-nom
Bora Americas Witotoan uubálle Derived 3 2 NP-nom
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian xabar meyal Derived 2 2 NP-lat
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian xabar meyal Derived 2 2 NP-lat
Emai Africa Niger-Congo kpe (1) Derived 3 3 vbiee+NP
Emai Africa Niger-Congo gue Derived 3 3 vbiee+NP
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic tugeru Derived 2 2 NP-dat
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic tugeru Derived 2 2 NP-nom
Emai Africa Niger-Congo kpe (1) Derived 3 3 li+NP+hon
Emai Africa Niger-Congo gue Derived 3 3 li+NP+hon
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u (2) Derived 3 2 NP-dat
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance raccontare Derived 3 3 a+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance raccontare Derived 3 3 a+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance raccontare Derived 4 3 a+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance raccontare Derived 2 3 a+NP
Jakarta Indonesian Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian cerita Basic 3 2 ke+NP X
Jakarta Indonesian Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian kasitahu Basic 3 2 Ø P
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya tsikbat Derived 3 3 ti'+NP
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya tsikbat Derived 3 3 ti'+NP
Evenki Asia Altaic ulgučen- (1) Basic 3 3 NP-dat L
Nǀǀng Africa Tuu ǀkxʼae(a) Basic 3 2 NP-dat X
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Basic 3 2 NP-dat L
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 4 2 NP-dat
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 3 2 NP-dat
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 3 2 NP-nom
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 3 2 NP-dat
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic hanas-u Derived 2 2 NP-dat
Bora Americas Witotoan uubálle Derived 4 2 NP-acc
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European segja (2) Derived 2 2 NP-dat
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European segja (2) Derived 2 2 NP-dat
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian biilang Basic 3 2 NP-dat X
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic tugeru Derived 3 2 NP-dat
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance raccontare Derived 3 3 V.subj
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead wetls Basic 3 3 NP-dat & und.V X
Yaqui Americas Uto-Aztecan etejo (1) Basic 3 2 NP-dir X
Mandinka Africa Mande no verbal counterpart Basic 0
Sliammon Americas Salish taw-t Basic 3 1 V.obj P