touching instrument

Microroles of
TOUCH
touching instrument

25 Verb forms in 22 Languages (42 Coding frames)

coding frames
participants
Language Verb form (TOUCH) Coding frame Coding set Argument type
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance toccare Basic 3 3 con+NP I
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean y-alaʔ Basic 3 3 lóʔō+NP I
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian sakai Basic 3 3 ngê+NP I
Ainu Asia isolate ker-e (SG)/ker-pa (PL) Basic 3 3 NP+ani I
Bora Americas Witotoan dómajcó Basic 3 3 NP-loc/instr I
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead wenzas Basic 3 3 NP-abl I
English Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European touch Basic 3 3 with+NP I
Balinese Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian nundik Basic 3 3 aji+NP I
Mandinka Africa Mande maa Basic 3 3 NP+la I
Modern Standard Arabic Africa Semitic lamasa Basic 3 3 bi+NP I
Even Asia Tungusic huŋri- Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Mapudungun Americas Araucanian kachillman Basic 3 3 NP+mew I
Yorùbá Africa Niger-Congo kàn Basic 3 2 fi+NP I
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya mach Basic 3 3 yéetel+NP I
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European kosnutʹsja Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European kosnutʹsja Derived 2 3 NP-nom & V.subj
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European kpčʰel Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic sa:r-u (2) Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Even Asia Tungusic huŋri- Derived 2 3 NP-instr
Even Asia Tungusic huŋri- Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yeⁿxelal Basic 3 3 NP-abs & abs.V P
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European dipčʰel Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European berühren Derived 2 4 NP-nom V.subj
Chintang Asia Tibeto-Burman nop Basic 3 3 NP-erg I
Bora Americas Witotoan dómajcó Derived 3 3 NP-loc/instr
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yeⁿxelal Derived 4 3 NP-abs & abs.V
Bora Americas Witotoan dómajcó Derived 3 3 NP-loc/instr
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yeⁿxelal Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic sa:r-u (2) Derived 4 3 NP-instr
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic sa:r-u (2) Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic sa:r-u (2) Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance toccare Derived 3 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance toccare Derived 3 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance toccare Derived 4 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance toccare Derived 2 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance toccare Derived 2 3 con+NP
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya mach Derived 3 3 yéetel+NP
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya mach Derived 3 3 yéetel+NP
Evenki Asia Altaic Ileče- Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya mach Derived 2 3 yéetel+NP
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian thìkkam Basic 3 3 NP-abl I
Bora Americas Witotoan dómajcó Derived 4 3 NP-loc/instr
Yorùbá Africa Niger-Congo Basic 3 2 fi+NP I