The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Chih-Chen Jane Tang (2005). The Syntax and Semantics of Demonstratives in Paiwan*.

URL: http://ccms.ntu.edu.tw/~gilntu/data/workshop%20on%20Austronesian/14%20tang.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3520&langcode=tay (2018-10-22).


Example #1:

    (15)    a.    kuzu qani
    shoe this
    `this shoe'
Example #2:

    (64) m-in-baziy        lukus giqas qasa quw sayun.
    AV-Perf-buy clothes new that Nom Sayun
    `Sayun bought that new clothes.'
Example #3:

    (100) a.        mtalah (na)/*ka lukus
    red      NA KA clothes
    `red clothes'
Example #4:

    b.      giqas (na)/*ka lukus
    new NA KA clothes
    `new clothes'
Example #5:

    c.     cyugal (*na/*ka) lukus
    three NA KA clothes
    `three clothes'
Example #6:

    quw sayun.
    Nom Sayun.
    `Sayun likes the tea that Tali' bought.'