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Randy J. LaPolla (1995). On the Utility of the Concepts of Markedness and Prototypes in Understanding the Development of Morp.

URL: http://victoria.linguistlist.org/~lapolla/rda/acpapers.dir/mkpr.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2783&langcode=duu (2022-01-22).


Example #1:

    b. a mugu-mi kp-
    3sg rainwear-INST cover-R/M
    `He is covering himself with the rainwear.'
Example #2:

    c. a t-
    3sg curse-R/M
    `He is cursing himself.'
Example #3:

    d. a a-lp-
    3sg happy-R/M
    `He is happy.'
Example #4:

    e. a klt-
    3sg move-R/M
    `He is going out.'
Example #5:

    f. a et-
    3sg laugh-R/M
    `He is laughing.'
Example #6:

    (i) a a-d l
    3sg self      return
    `S/he went back by himself/herself (without anyone assisting).'
Example #7:

    b. a twan k%-
    3sg snow     shake-R/M
    `S/he shook off the snow (from his/her body).'
Example #8:

    c. a u l-
    3sg head cut(hair)-R/M
    `S/he is cutting his/her hair.'
Example #9:

    d. a ma% ti-
    3sg face wash-R/M
    `S/he is washing his/her face.'
Example #10:

    b. a am pi
    3sg knife hang.on.shoulder
    `S/he is putting on a knife.'
Example #11:

    b. a           p si ti tp gu
    3sg clothing red         one piece put.on/wear
    `S/he is putting on a piece of red clothing.'