Datapoint Tagalog / The Associative Plural

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

Examples

Sentence 669:

a.

Masasaya nasinaMaria.

Maria and the others are happy now.

 

b.

Siya ang lolaninaBoy.

She is the grandmother of Boy and the others.

 

c.

Para kina Luis ang handaan.

The party is for Luis and the others.

 

 

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