Datapoint Kabardian / The Associative Plural

Language:Kabardian
Feature:The Associative Plural by Michael Daniel and Edith Moravcsik
Value:Associative same as additive plural

Examples

Sentence 3107:

a.

МузыкауэцIыкIухэркъышъувыIарЙыналхэйапIшIантIэраратэкъым.

‘The children musicians did not stayat Inal’s.’

 

b.

МажидхэсыкъочIыж.

‘I’m coming back fromMazhid’s place.’

 

c.

Софйатхэ дэж шIэлэгъуалэр шъызэхуэсашъ.

‘YoungpeoplegatheredatSofjat’s.’

 

d.

Апхуэдэу бзылъхуыгъуитIыр зэакъылэгъу хъуа нэуыжъ, пшъыхьэшъхьэшхэ йашIынуСофйат сымэ къепсыхашъ.

‘When the two women arranged everything,Sofjat and others came down to supper.’

 

(Kumakhov 1971: 24-5)

 

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