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Mark C. Baker (2003). On the Loci of Agreement.

URL: http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~mabaker/mapuche-inversion.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3531&langcode=nnb (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    (43)       Eri-tunda ry-o      Kambale a-gul-a.
    5-fruit      5-foc Kambale.1 1S/T-buy-fv.
    `It's fruit that Kambale bought.'
Example #2:

    (44)   a. *Ry-o Kambale a-gul-a.
    5-foc Kambale 1S/T-buy-fv.
    `It's it (a fruit already discussed) that Kambale bought.'
Example #3:

    b. *Eritunda, mo-n-a-bw-ire       Kambale nyi-ti -- ry-o n-a-gul-a.
    fruit       aff-1sS-T-tell-fv Kambale 1s-that 5-foc 1sS-T-buy-fv
    `The fruit, I told Kambale that it's it that I bought.'