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David Beck (1999). Adjectives and the organization of lexical inventories.

URL: http://r1.chass.utoronto.ca/twpl/pdfs/twpl17/TWPL17_beck.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2906&langcode=lut (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    b. x,,i    k,,i g,,-pipi
    NEG D        SUBJ-cat
    `There are no cats.'
Example #2:

    b. pipi         tii u-d        ti suladx,,
    cat D          PNT-eat P         D salmon
    `That one eating the salmon is acat.'
Example #3:

    c. ҩ-u-lk,,-d      ti ha sd
    HAB-PNT-eat-ICS D         good food
    `He/she would eat the good food.'
Example #4:

    d. ha ti sd ҩ-u-lk,,-d
    good D        food      HAB-PNT-eat-ICS
    `The food he/she would eat was good.'
Example #5:

    a. stub
    `He is a man.'
Example #6:

    b. stub x,,
    man      2SG
    `You are a man.'
Example #7:

    a. tlawil
    `He runs.'
Example #8:

    b. tlawil x,,
    run        2SG
    `You run.'
Example #9:

    a. tii sq,,ay ti uala-t-                                 tii      wiwsu
    D      dog          D chase-ECS-MID P                        D         children
    `The dog is the one chased by the children.'
Example #10:

    b. tsii luҩ
    DFEM old
    `The old woman.'
Example #11:

    b. ti s-tiq,,il-abac                      stub
    D      STAT-sore:covered-body              man
    `This man covered with sores.'
Example #12:

    a. hik,,       stub
    big man
    `big man'
Example #13:

    b. hik,,       tii       stub
    big D       man
    `The man is big.'
Example #14:

    c. u-hig,,-il-x,,     tii -s
    PNT-big-TRM-now D         mind-3PO
    `His courage grew.'
Example #15:

    d. ha tii g,,-ad-s-s-hik,,-tu-b                      ti ad-iid
    good D         SUBJ-2POSS-NP-STAT-big-ECS-MID P          D 2POSS-relative
    (lit. `Great would be the respect your people would have for you.')
Example #16:

    b. ti kiyuuq,,s          st	udq
    D       seagull        (RDP)slave
    `these seagull slaves'
Example #17:

    d. *ti studq kiyuuq,,s
    D        slave      seagull
    ?`these slave-seagulls'
Example #18:

    e. ti stub s-tiq,,il-abac
    D      man       STAT-sore:covered-body
    `this man covered with sores'