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Berry, Lynn (1998). ALIGNMENT AND ADJACENCY IN OPTIMALITY THEORY: Evidence from Warlpiri and Arrernte.

URL: http://ses.library.usyd.edu.au/bitstream/2123/383/3/adt-NU1999.0007whole.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-05-31).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1222&langcode=wbp (2020-08-10).


Example #1:

    e.      wngka-m=rra=lku=jla [ML]
    'obviously (someone) is speaking in that direction now'
Example #2:

    b.      marrp-rni-m-ni-nja-y-ni
    'cause to go flashing here' [LB]
Example #3:

    Warlpiri=IMPF=1piS [LB]
    b.                                                     'we .... Warlpiri'
Example #4:

    c.      wngka-m=rra=lku=jla
    'obviously (someone) is speaking in that direction now'
Example #5:

    c. ngarirliparla ngapa nyampu nya-nyi >
    foliage;tea leaves water this see-NPST
    'see this tea/leaf water' [p6.3:HN1116]
Example #6:

    (14) Nyampu-rla=lku yi=rna purra-mi [p2.5:HN1102]
    here-LOC=now RELCOMP=1sS cook-NPST
    'I am here now to cook'
Example #7:

    (15) a. Ngaka ngarni yankirri pakuru mala jajina.
    by-and-by ingest;move emu bandicoot rat-kangaroo mouse.
    'by-and-by they move the emu, the bandicoot, the rat kangaroo and the marsupial
Example #8:

    b. pakarninjarla [LB]                               (see Appendix 2, Fig 3c )
    'while striking'
Example #9:

    purrami. Yamangka. [p2.5:HN1102]
    cook-NPST shade-ERG
    'dig around for yams. I also continue to cook here in the shade'
Example #10:

    Yantarlilki. [p2.17:HN1104]
    at home then
    'Yesterday, I killed that one and I ate it, after staying at home lying around.'