Datapoint Somali / Distance Contrasts in Demonstratives

Language:Somali
Feature:Distance Contrasts in Demonstratives by Holger Diessel
Value:Four-way contrast

Examples

Sentence 364:

 

pronominal and adnominal differentiated:

 

(DEMs are marked  for number)

=kán

=káa(s)

=kéer

=kóo

(DEMs are marked for gender)

proximal

medial

distal

far distal

 

 

References