Datapoint Urubú-Kaapor / The Associative Plural

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

Examples

Sentence igt-2799:

u’i ke wira’i - ta ke u - ‘u ym
u’i
manioc meal
ke
OM
wira’i - ta
Wira’i - pl
ke
foc
u - ‘u
3 - eat
ym
neg
Wira’i folk didn’t eat any manioc meal.

Sentence igt-2800:

ma’e ke kaitã ta kekar a’e ta o - ho, te’õru namõ kaitã - ta
ma’e
something
ke
OM
kaitã
Kaitã
ta
pl
kekar
3+hunt
a’e
3
ta
pl
o - ho,
3 - go
te’õru
Te’õru
namõ
also
kaitã - ta
Caetano - pl
Caetano folks went hunting, Te’õru also.

Sentence igt-2801:

kaitã - ta
kaitã - ta
Caetano - pl
Caetano folks

Sentence igt-2802:

nde kurumĩ ta rehe hũ ere - xo my
nde
you
kurumĩ
young boy
ta
pl
rehe
rehe
much
ere - xo
2sg - be
my
perhaps
Why do you want young boys?

Sentence igt-2803:

karai ta u - ‘u katu tĩ
karai
non-Indian
ta
pl
u - ‘u
3 - eat
katu
good
also
Non-Indians eat it also.

References