What is meant in this grammar:
Grammar: He uses the verb volitional form + になった
Context: In a graded reader "Run ! Melos" (走れメロス). The main character is running to his death, literally he has to be in time for his execution or else his friend will die, and as such he is sad .
Now in the sentence does volitional verb X +になった mean:
- His feet almost stopped - he was intending to do X but didnt
- His feet ended up being stopped - his intention X happened