Datapoint Tzutujil / Negative Indefinite Pronouns and Predicate Negation

Language:Tzutujil
Feature:Negative Indefinite Pronouns and Predicate Negation by Martin Haspelmath
Value:No predicate negation

Examples

Sentence igt-1927:

Majuun x-in-tz’at.
Majuun
nothing
x-in-tz’at.
comp-1sg.erg- see
I saw nothing.

Sentence igt-1928:

Ma x-b’e ta jar Aa Lu7.
Ma
neg
x-b’e
comp -go
ta
IRREAL
jar
the
Aa
young
Lu7.
Pedro
Pedro did not go.

Sentence igt-2772:

ma-juun
ma-juun
[neg -one]
'nobody'

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