Datapoint Kayardild / Exponence of Selected Inflectional Formatives

Language:Kayardild
Feature:Exponence of Selected Inflectional Formatives by Balthasar Bickel and Johanna Nichols
Value:Case + TAM

Examples

Sentence igt-1880:

Ngada kurri-nangku mala-y.
Ngada
1 sg.nom
kurri-nangku
see- neg.POTENTIAL
mala-y.
sea- loc.ACTUAL
I could not see the sea.

Sentence igt-1881:

Ngada kurri-nangku mala-wu.
Ngada
1 sg.nom
kurri-nangku
see- neg.POTENTIAL
mala-wu.
sea- PROPRIETIVE.fut
I won’t (be able to) see the sea.

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