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Table 1 Semantic roles in the Sydney transitivity model (Halliday and Matthiessen 2014)

From: Putting transitivity to the test: a review of the Sydney and Cardiff models

Material Mental Relational Verbal Behavioural Existential
Actor Senser Carrier Sayer Behaver Existent
Goal Phenomenon Attribute Receiver Behaviour  
Beneficiary: Recipient   Attributor Verbiage  
Beneficiary: Client Identifier Target
Scope Identified  
Initiator Assigner