The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Malcolm Ross (2006). Calquing and metatypy.

URL: http://rspas.anu.edu.au/linguistics/projects/mdr/Calquing_&_Metatypy.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3239&langcode=wsk (2021-10-23).


Example #1:

    kadi mu aga umo-so
    man D(T me hit-PR(S.3S
    `The man is hitting me.'
Example #2:

    Kai ko kawam
    Kai ABL house
    `Kai's house'
Example #3:

    Waskia kadi mu
    Waskia man D(T
    `the Waskia man'
Example #4:

    Kai ko kawam te
    Kai ABL house in
    `in Kai's house'
Example #5:

    ane kadi mu ili
    I man D(T with.him
    `the man and I'
Example #6:

    Gambu ko         n<u>et
    Gambu POSTP <his>father
    `Gambu's father'
Example #7:

    kadi bi-biga amu
    man P-big this
    `this big man'
Example #8:

    kawam koma se
    house its.face at
    `in front of the house'