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Mark C. Baker (2008). Chapter 4.

URL: http://www.let.uu.nl/LOT/GraduateProgram/LotSchools/zomerschool%202006/AgrC4-person-ver2.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3542&langcode=yaz (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (13)   a. Y-sw f-a        b -di                    Lokaa
    12-pot 12-REL Ubi 1-buy
    `the pot that Ubi bought'
Example #2:

    b. Y-sw b-a         b -di.
    13-pot      13- REL     Ubi             1-buy
    `the pots that Ubi bought'
Example #3:

    c. k-k k-        -fm         -j
    14-pig 14- REL                  7-crocodile      7AGR-eat
    `the pig that the crocodile ate'
Example #4:

    d. l-k j-        m-fm         n-j
    11-pig 11- REL                  8-crocodile      8AGR-eat
    `the pigs that the crocodiles ate'
Example #5:

    (14)   a. Si:      e    w-a    o-bi liman         o :-yeni.                (Iwara 1982: xx)
    Despise him 1-REL 1-not money           1.neg-have
    `Despise him who has no money.'
Example #6:

    b. Si:      moon b-a      yo-bi   liman yo:-yeni.
    Despise us      2-REL 1pS-not money 1pS.neg-have
    `Despise us who have no money.'
Example #7:

    b. Y-jy y-b/*-b    Ub ne o-y   m.
    2-say 2-that/*1-that Ubi FUT 1-come here
    `They said that Ubi will come here.'
Example #8:

    (i)      Amon b-a      yo-bi:la
    we   2-REL 1pS-be.dark
    `We who are darkskinned.'