Datapoint Hausa / The Associative Plural

Language:Hausa
Feature:The Associative Plural by Michael Daniel and Edith Moravcsik
Value:Unique periphrastic associative plural

Examples

Sentence 1174:

a.

su           Mūsā    sun dāwō dà sāfe

‘Musa and the others returned in the morning.’

 

b.

su           Mar̃yàm                dà           Jummai                 sunā̀      sôn        rawā

‘Maryam and Jummai et al. like to dance.’

 

 

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