intransitive verb

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Synonyms for intransitive verb

a verb (or verb construction) that does not take an object

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19) 'REL(N)': person designations, general abstract designations 'WITH(N)', 'CAUS(N)': general abstract designations, concrete designations (fewer) 'ACT(V)': intransitive verbs, transitive verbs 'PASS(V)': transitive verbs 'ID(A)': quality adjectives 'ID(Adv)': adverbs of space and time
Notice in this regard, first, that not only intransitive verbs of the unergative type, like sigh and scream (e.
Table 1 includes the imperative of intransitive verbs under cond.
Moreover, data from CHILDES corpora provide extra evidence of the problems that children have with alternating "se", as can be seen with non-anticausative intransitive verbs in (7), where the clitic is wrongly omitted.
In these languages, the causative construction is only found with intransitive verbs.
Only in sentences of intransitive verbs, Pashto allows OSV but in such cases some other conditions (e.
most intransitive verbs are conjugated with the auxiliary essere.
It is used with intransitive verbs, and the involuntary agent or the exterior force is again marked by the AT suffix (14).
The fifth aspect treats of syntax, focusing on the verb's position in the sentence, peculiarities of intransitive verbs, how some transitive verbs may become intransitive and finally, some syntactic and semantic issues having to do with semantic roles, how semantic relations do not coincide with the grammatical ones, how transitivity may be far away from prototypicality, especially in connection with semantic roles.
Unaccusative verbs are intransitive; intransitive verbs are more natural than transitive verbs because intransitive verbs code fewer core participants than transitive verbs and are natural according to the criterion of least effort, item (b) in the list of axioms.
We can never know for sure but it's hard to imagine that Frank has spent a lot of time over the last 15 years or so going head to head with intransitive verbs and the ablative absolute.
It seems likely that the adverbs formed from the CP of thoon 'to do' occur with transitive verbs and those from the CP of boon 'to be, become' with intransitive verbs.
out- prefixes to intransitive verbs and makes them transitive: I outran the bear) but makes regular use of separate particles to form phrasal verbs (look up/down/ away, et cetera).
The authors assume that those intransitive verbs which participate in the alternation denote events which are externally caused, whereas those intransitive verbs which do not are internally caused.
I feel that it is perhaps a little too early to introduce the issue of transitive versus intransitive verbs to such young children.