Datapoint Maori / Predicative Adjectives

Language:Maori
Feature:Predicative Adjectives by Leon Stassen
Value:Mixed

Examples

Sentence igt-119:

ka oma te kootiro
ka
incep
oma
run
te
art.def
kootiro
girl
The girl runs.

Sentence igt-120:

ka pai te whare nei
ka
incep
pai
good
te
art.def
whare
house
nei
this
This house is good.

Sentence igt-121:

he pai te koorero
he
art.INDEF
pai
good
te
art.def
koorero
talk
‘The talk is good.’ (lit. ‘The talk (is) a good one.’)

Sentence igt-122:

he kiwi teera manu
he
art.INDEF
kiwi
kiwi
teera
this
manu
bird
This bird is a kiwi.

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