Term ID Vocabulary Parent Term Description
2563 Actions Work Losing job
2299 Actions Bodily Losing weight
1225 Actions Emotional Love
1882 Actions Emotional Lust
1208 Actions Moral Lying
2742 Actions Verbal Lying
1436 Actions Violent Lynch mob
2496 Actions Domestic Making a bed
5649 Actions Domestic Making coffee
1701 Actions Interaction, Social Making progress
2259 Actions Interaction, Social Male gathering

Added "Male gathering" to capture those moments where men gather in public spaces, like porches, stores, and on the street.--LW

2589 Actions Military Marching
3489 Actions Movement Marching
3581 Actions Work Maritime / Marine
1683 Actions Interaction, Social Marketing
949 Actions Interaction, Social Marriage
1238 Actions Legal Marriage
3288 Actions Communication Marriage announcement
2641 Actions Verbal Marriage proposal
3607 Actions Movement Matching / Paralleling
2061 Actions Work Mechanic
3751 Actions Physical Meddling
5134 Actions Domestic Mending
5174 Actions Bodily Menstruation
348 Actions (First level term) Mental
4305 Actions Verbal Message
1502 Actions Communication Messenger

Whenever someone comes to deliver a message verbally in person.

2701 Actions Movement Migration
349 Actions (First level term) Military
1207 Actions Domestic Milking
5267 Actions Agricultural Milking a cow
3797 Actions Work Milling
2687 Actions Physical Mimicking
3731 Actions Work Miners / mining
3223 Actions Bodily Miscarriage
4663 Actions Communication Miscommunication
1563 Actions Perceptual Misreading
4586 Actions Work Missing work
3982 Actions Verbal Misspeaking
2219 Actions Mental Misunderstanding
2711 Actions Interaction, Social Mixed-race gathering
2218 Actions Emotional Moaning
4160 Actions Perceptual Moment of vision

For moments when a character sees something charged with a sense of wonder or awe - created for the boy seeing the buck in "Race at Morning," but also appropriate for Sarty seeing De Spain's mansion or Ike seeing the bear. SR

3424 Actions Verbal Monologue
350 Actions (First level term) Moral
4405 Actions Verbal Moralizing
3054 Actions Emotional Mourning
351 Actions (First level term) Movement
1128 Actions Movement Mule
3152 Actions Verbal Mumbling
819 Actions Violent Murder
4846 Actions Violent Mutilation
1057 Actions Verbal Naming self
5152 Actions Bodily Nausea
1033 Actions Verbal Negotiation
2726 Actions Physical new item
726 Actions Verbal News
1146 Actions Communication Newspaper article
2175 Actions Communication Newspaper columns and notices

For references to items in newspapers that aren't exactly news articles - "agony advice columns," for instance (in "Miss Zilpha Gant"), or obituaries, or similar items. JBP

2564 Actions Work Night watchman
2499 Actions Mental Nightmare
2011 Actions Interaction, Social Noblesse oblige

Any time of social contract that is maintained that relies on implied class differences. The term is a bit murky, but Faulkner refers to it explicitly and implicitly on a number of occasions. The agreement between Maury Priest and John Powell, and the remission of Miss Emily's taxes are examples. JB

3963 Actions Physical Nodding
459 Actions (First level term) Non-human
4173 Actions Communication Non-human

To capture when an animal "talks" - for example, when the narrator of "Race at Morning" says the lead dog Eagle "said, 'There he goes'" when he saw the deer. Here the narrator translates the dog's baying into words, but that isn't necessary with this term. It's for when communication occurs between species, probably always between an animal and a person. SR

3072 Actions Physical Nonverbal taunting or teasing
1363 Actions Perceptual Nosiness
2118 Actions Emotional Nostalgia
5126 Actions Communication Note
5585 Actions Emotional Numbness
1206 Actions Domestic Nursing
677 Actions Emotional Nurturing
2918 Actions Physical Obeying / obedience
4191 Actions Perceptual Observing
4035 Actions Legal Obstructing justice / law enforcement officer
3366 Actions Economic Offering to buy
3048 Actions Economic Offering to sell
5015 Actions Work Office
4017 Actions Verbal Omission
3265 Actions Verbal Ordering
886 Actions Emotional Outrage
1383 Actions Perceptual Overhearing
4334 Actions Emotional Overwhelmed
2541 Actions Movement Ox
2292 Actions Domestic Packing
2160 Actions Work Painting|Drawing
4883 Actions Emotional Panic
2793 Actions Hunting Panther hunting
1586 Actions Bodily Panting
4069 Actions Physical Panting
1766 Actions Legal Pardon
2147 Actions Interaction, Private Parenting
3190 Actions Economic Partnership
2431 Actions Interaction, Social Partying
3532 Actions Perceptual Passing from sight
2264 Actions Emotional Passivity
2029 Actions Emotional Patience
4764 Actions Military Patrol
686 Actions Economic Paying
1117 Actions Emotional Peace