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NINO AMIRIDZE and TORSTEN LEUSCHNER (2005). Body-part nouns as a source of reflexives.

URL: http://www.let.uu.nl/~Nino.Amiridze/personal/papers/stuf/stuf.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 169&langcode=kat (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (2)         m m tgha dm (m `)
    Ime ? shot body hisError! No bookmark name given.
    'Ime shot himself.'
Example #2:

    (3)         Manl fer s cabea.
    Manuel hurt 3SG:POSS head
    'Manuel hurt himself.'
Example #3:

    (12)   (sen)       sen-s          tav-s     umzadeb            sadil-s
    you(NOM) your-DAT self-DAT you.prepare.it.for.him dinner-DAT
    'You prepare dinner for yourself rather than for somebody else'
Example #4:

    (13)   a.      (sen)       sadil-s         i-mzad-eb
    you(NOM) dinner-DAT i-prepare-PRES(=you.prepare.it.for.yourself)
    'You make dinner for yourself'
Example #5:

    b.      *(sen)      sen-s          tav-s    sadil-s   i-mzad-eb
    'You prepare dinner for yourself'
Example #6:

    c.      (sen)       sadil-s         a-mzad-eb                     sen-tvis
    you(NOM) dinner-DAT a-prepare-PRES(=you.prepare.it) your-for
    'You prepare dinner for yourself'
Example #7:

    (25)   Aita-k        bere buru-a          hil d-u.
    father-ERG his     head(ABS)-DET kill 3SG-have
    'The father killed himself. / *The father killed his head.'
Example #8:

    'The men acquainted us with themselves'
Example #9:

    (40)    a.        (is)        (me)      saxl-s        m-i-sen-eb-s
    he(NOM) I(DAT) house-DAT IO1-i-build-PRES-S3 (=he.builds.it.for.me)
    "He builds me a house"
Example #10:

    b.        (is)        (sen)        saxl-s           g-i-sen-eb-s
    he(NOM) you(DAT) house-DAT IO2-i-build-PRES-S3 (=he.builds.it.for.you)
    "He builds you a house"
Example #11:

    'I create a pieceful environment for myself'
Example #12:

    'You create a pieceful environment for yourself'