Datapoint Paamese / Obligatory Possessive Inflection

Language:Paamese
Feature:Obligatory Possessive Inflection by Balthasar Bickel and Johanna Nichols
Value:Exists

Examples

Sentence igt-267:

ani ma-k
ani
coconut
ma-k
poss.pot -1 sg.poss
'my green coconut' (speaker intends to drink the juice)

Sentence igt-268:

ani aa-k
ani
coconut
aa-k
poss.ED-1sg.poss
'my green coconut' (speaker intends to eat the meat)

Sentence igt-269:

ani sa-k
ani
coconut
sa-k
poss.LEG-1sg.poss
'my green coconut' (e.g. growing in speaker's plantation)

Sentence igt-270:

ani ona-k
ani
coconut
ona-k
poss.MAN-1sg.poss
'my green coconut' (speaker will use it as an implement,  e.g. to flatten something)

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