Datapoint Pirahã / Locus of Marking: Whole-language Typology

Language:Pirahã
Feature:Locus of Marking: Whole-language Typology by Johanna Nichols and Balthasar Bickel
Value:Zero-marking

Examples

Sentence igt-919:

ti kaiíi
ti
1
kaiíi
house
my house

Sentence igt-920:

ti xíbogi ti-baí
ti
1
xíbogi
milk
ti-baí
drink- INTENSIFIER
I really drink milk.

Sentence igt-921:

ti gí kapiigaxiítoii hoa-í
ti
1
2
kapiigaxiítoii
pencil
hoa-í
give- prox
I give the pencil to you.

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