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Phillips, Colin (1994). Agreement Alternations.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/colin/research/papers/agr_alternations.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 469&langcode=yee (2019-03-25).


Example #1:

    b.    nawn         m- - na- ya -n -?                          intransitive subject question                           Class   VIII    -i, -y                                       i-
    who-SG       COMP 3 DEF come PRES SING                                                                            Class   IX      -aw                                          wa-
    `Who is     coming?'
Example #2:

    c.    nawn        impa-   -        tpul?                          transitive object question
    who-SG      3SG-ABS  3SG-ERG hit
    `Who did he hit?'
Example #3:

    (17) kapwa- Nkra- tay
    2DL-ABS 1DL-ACC see
    `You two saw us two.'
Example #4:

    (26) a.ka-      n-         wa-kia -k                                 incorporate for Case
    likely   2SG-NOM go NRFUT     IRR
    `You     will probably go.'
Example #5:

    b.   ta-             nan-     wa -r                -um
    NEG              2pl-Nom go perf                PLUR
    `You all didn't go'
Example #6:

    (45) c.     ipa      kampan-tay
    1pl     1/2sg-Acc see                                                                                                               Neg
    `We saw you.'
Example #7:

    d.   ipa ta- mpan-       tpul -                                                                                                        Nom
    1pl Neg 1/2sg-Acc hit SG
    `We didn't hit you two.'