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DeGraff, Michel (2001). The abnormality of 'abnormal transmission' in Creole genesis: Lessons from morpho-syntax and/in diac.

URL: http://web.mit.edu/linguistics/www/degraff/lsa-handout-rev.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-26).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2449&langcode=isl (2021-12-03).


Example #1:

    105 a. Sk li segir Sveini oft s gur
    Skuli tells Sveini often stories
    `Skuli often tells Sveini stories'                              Holmberg 1985:16
Example #2:

    b. St dentarnir stungu smj rinu al lir               vasann
    the students put          the butter all in the pocket
    `The students all put the butter in their pockets'              Holmberg 1985:16
Example #3:

    c. Hann keypti b kina              ekki
    he       bought the book not
    `He did not buy the book'                                       Holmberg 1985:17
Example #4:

    107       St dentarnir hafa al lir stungi smj rinu              vasann
    the students have all put             the butter in the pocket
    `The students have all put the butter in their pockets        Holmberg 1985:187