Datapoint Kosraean / Politeness Distinctions in Pronouns

Language:Kosraean
Feature:Politeness Distinctions in Pronouns by Johannes Helmbrecht
Value:Binary politeness distinction

Examples

Sentence 3093:

komototahl

2nd pl. hon.

- derived from the plain form 2nd sg subj kom +

–to (respect marker) + -tahl (pl)

komwos

2nd sg. hon.

- derived presumably from the plain form kom; -os is a

respect marker; -w ist unclear

References