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Wharram, Douglas (2001). WIDE- VERSUS NARROW-SCOPE INDEFINITES IN INUKTITUT.

URL: http://www.ucs.mun.ca/~dwharram/papers_handouts_abstracts/2001.wharram.sula_handout.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-08).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 617&langcode=ike (2021-09-27).

 

Example #1:

    a.      Kingmaalisaa-p atausiq iqaluk           taku-j-a-nga
    K.          -ERG one (ABS) fish (ABS) see-part-[+tr]-3sERG.3sABS
    `Kingmaalisaaq saw a (particular) fish'
Example #2:

    b.     Kingmaalisaaq atausi-mik iqalu-mik taku--j-u-q
    K. (ABS)       one-MOD fish-MOD see- AP-part-[tr]-3sABS
    `Kingmaalisaaq saw a fish'
Example #3:

    (31) a.     Kingmaalisaaq quviasung-niaq-tuq innaq         qai-kpat.
    K.(ABS)          happy-NFUT-3sABS elder(ABS) come-COND.3sABS
    `Kingmaalisaaq will be happy if an elder comes'
Example #4:

    b.    Kingmaalisaaq quviasung-niaq-tuq innar-mik qai-juqaq--pat.
    K.(ABS) happy-NFUT-3sABS elder-MOD come-someone-AP-COND.3sABS
    `Kingmaalisaaq will be happy if an elder comes'
Example #5:

    nuqqaq-pat
    quit-COND.3sABS
    `Every teacher will be disappointed if a student quits'
Example #6:

    ikajuq-tavinani           nuqqaq-pat
    help.4sERG.3sABS quit-COND.3sABS
    iii.# Every teacher will be disappointed if any student quits.
Example #7:

    ikajuq-tavinanga        nuqqaq-pat
    help.3sERG.3sABS quit-COND.3sABS
    iii.# Every teacher will be disappointed if any student quits.
Example #8:

    nagligi-j-ani                            tuqu-kpat.
    love-part-[+tr]-4sERG.3sABS die-COND.3sABS
    iii.# Every mother will be sad if any child dies.
Example #9:

    nagligi-j-anga                      tuqu-kpat.
    love-part-[+tr]-4sERG.3sABS die-COND.3sABS
    iii.# Every mother will be sad if any child dies.