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43 Verb forms in 33 Languages (70 Coding frames)

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