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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=ckv (2021-10-24).


Example #1:

    (22)     a.     sunis zau
    kid this
    `this kid'
Example #2:

    b.     zau ay razat
    this AY man
    `this man'
Example #3:

    c.       razat a yau
    man A that
    `that man'
Example #4:

    (87)     a.    kin-turu ay razat
    KIN-three AY person
    `three people'
Example #5:

    b.    (u)-turu ay wasu
    U-three AY dog
    `three dogs'
Example #6:

    (88)     a.    m-eniz m-Rasa tu sulal ya razat.
    AV-all AV-buy Obl book Nom person
    `All the people bought the books.'
Example #7:

    b.    niz-an-na m-Rasa ya sulal.
    All-PV-his AV-buy Nom book
    `He bought all the books.'