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Mark C. Baker (2008). Chapter 5.

URL: http://www.let.uu.nl/LOT/GraduateProgram/LotSchools/zomerschool%202006/AgrC5-parameters-ver2.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3539&langcode=nya (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (4)      a. Ku-mu-dzi ku-li chi-tsime        Chichewa (B&K p.2).
    17-3-village 17-be 7-well
    `In the village is a well.'
Example #2:

    b. Pa-m-sika-pa         pa-bádw-a           nkhonya. (p. 9)
    16-3-market-16this 16/im.fut-be.born.IND 10.fist
    `At this market will break out a fight.'
Example #3:

    (61)   Mbidzi zi-na-perek-a          msampha kwa nkhandwe.
    Zebras 10S-past-hand-FV trap              to fox
    `The zebras handed the trap to the fox.' (Baker 1988: 229)