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Malcolm Ross (2006). The argument structure of undergoer voice clauses in Formosan and other Philippine-type languages.

URL: http://rspas.anu.edu.au/linguistics/projects/mdr/AFLA13_paper_M_Ross.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3051&langcode=tsu (2022-01-25).


Example #1:

    (23)   a. mo       c<m>ofu to yusk o mameoi
    AuX:AV:R <AV>wrap OBL fish NOM old.man
    `The old man wrapped a fish.'
Example #2:

    b. i-si            cfu-a      ta mameoi o yusk
    AuX:uV:R-GEN:3S wrap-uV1 OBL old.man NOM fish
    `The old man wrapped the fish.'
Example #3:

    c. i-si            cfu-neni to yusk o hung to mameoi
    AuX:uV:R-GEN:3S wrap-uV3 OBL fish NOM leaf OBL old.man
    `The old man wrapped the fish with leaves.' (Zeitoun 2005: 284)
Example #4:

    (32)        a. mi-ta               macohio pasunaeno to o-oko            e      ino
    AuX:AV:R-NOM:3S AV:teach sing.song OBL R/DuP-child NOM mother
    `Mother taught children to sing.'
Example #5:

    b. os-o               pacohiv-i to aausna ne noanao e             oko
    AuX:uV:R-GEN:1S teach-uV2 OBL matter OBL the.past NOM child
    `I taught the child things of the past.'
Example #6:

    co-cohivi            ne noanao
    R/DuP-know-uV2 the past
    `I taught children what I know of the past.' (Huei-ju Huang, pers. comm.)