Term ID Vocabulary Parent Term Description
4422 Actions Movement Bicycle
3709 Actions Verbal Bidding farewell / Saying goodbye
3321 Actions Non-human Bird flying
4011 Actions Hunting Bird hunting
3319 Actions Non-human Bird watching a human
3618 Actions Bodily Birth / Being born
2778 Actions Moral Blackmail
885 Actions Work Blacksmith
1602 Actions Economic Blacksmithing
953 Actions Bodily Bleeding
4308 Actions Verbal Bless
2302 Actions Bodily Blinking
1620 Actions Hunting Blowing horn
4078 Actions Perceptual Blurring
3803 Actions Bodily Blushing
928 Actions Movement Boat
342 Actions (First level term) Bodily
3313 Actions Legal Bonding
3498 Actions Work Boot-black / Shoe shine
853 Actions Economic Bootlegging
1453 Actions Economic Borrowing
4016 Actions Violent Boxing
1842 Actions Verbal Bragging
5186 Actions Physical Breaking
1614 Actions Hunting Breaking camp
4020 Actions Interaction, Private Breaking marriage engagement
4056 Actions Bodily Breastfeeding
1444 Actions Bodily Breathing
4009 Actions Hunting Breeding
3774 Actions Economic Bribing
1200 Actions Movement Buggy
1865 Actions Physical Building
1680 Actions Work Building structure
1240 Actions Physical Burial
2870 Actions Physical Burning
1390 Actions Movement Bus
5144 Actions Economic Buying
1312 Actions Economic Buying a house
2123 Actions Economic Buying a shop or store
5233 Actions Economic Buying on credit
4599 Actions Economic Buying timber
2425 Actions Communication By sound
4370 Actions Mental Calculation
3126 Actions Verbal Calling

To cover when a character calls or summons someone else (cf. Dilsey calling Miss Quentin to supper). Could also perhaps be used for when someone uses a telephone to call someone else, though that might be conveyed by other keywords as well. -JBP

5164 Actions Verbal Calling by name
3600 Actions Legal Calling police
2448 Actions Emotional Callousness
2627 Actions Emotional Calm
4260 Actions Interaction, Social Camaraderie
1111 Actions Domestic Camping
4661 Actions Physical Camping
3930 Actions Physical Capture
4829 Actions Military Capturing prisoners
499 Actions Movement Car
3487 Actions Violent Car accident
2942 Actions Communication Car horn
2074 Actions Play Card playing

Added for moments when it is unclear if (a) the game is poker, or (b) if gambling is occurring. -JBP

2501 Actions Domestic Care
5577 Actions Bodily Caressing
1448 Actions Emotional Caring
888 Actions Work Carpenter
1603 Actions Economic Carpentry
1246 Actions Movement Carriage
1952 Actions Physical Carrying
4344 Actions Movement Cart
3824 Actions Violent Castration
2923 Actions Interaction, Social Celebration
4213 Actions Communication Censorship
3002 Actions Mental Changing one's mind
1340 Actions Mental Channeling

An unFaulknerian term for what Zilphia does when, in Jefferson, she lives "vicariously and transcendentally" inside the lives of her former husband and his new wife in another state, or what Darl does so often in As I Lay Dying. SR

3450 Actions Verbal Chanting
2914 Actions Legal Charge/accuse
1754 Actions Interaction, Social Charity

Here charity is understood as a communal act and is therefore a social interaction. JB

3931 Actions Physical Chase
1498 Actions Movement Chasing
2436 Actions Verbal Chatter
3757 Actions Moral Cheating
2729 Actions Play Checkers
2730 Actions Play Chess
1851 Actions Bodily Chewing
1209 Actions Domestic Child care
5290 Actions Agricultural Child labor
4472 Actions Economic Child support
4336 Actions Domestic Child-rearing
1237 Actions Bodily Childbirth
2192 Actions Play Children playing
1440 Actions Bodily Choking
1212 Actions Agricultural Chopping
902 Actions Work Chopping wood
1059 Actions Physical Chopping wood
2713 Actions Interaction, Social Church
4314 Actions Work Churning butter
1729 Actions Interaction, Social Civic discussion
1704 Actions Interaction, Social Civic dispute
1145 Actions Legal Claim
1205 Actions Domestic Cleaning
2755 Actions Physical Clearing land
3970 Actions Physical Climbing
3140 Actions Physical Climbing stairs
1164 Actions Physical Climbing tree