Datapoint Mupun / Verbal Number and Suppletion

Language:Mupun
Feature:Verbal Number and Suppletion by Ljuba N. Veselinova
Value:Singular-plural pairs, no suppletion

Examples

Sentence igt-20:

n-tu joos b . n-tue joos (mo)
n-tu
1.sg- kill.sg
joos
rat
b .
n-tue
1.sg- kill.pl
joos
rat
(mo)
(pl)
‘I killed a rat.’ ‘I killed rats.’

Sentence igt-887:

cit
cit
hit.sg.action
‘hit’

Sentence igt-888:

nás
nás
hit.pl.action
‘hit’

Sentence igt-889:

ɖen
ɖen
put.sg.action
’put’

Sentence igt-890:

put.pl.action
’put’

Sentence igt-891:

fall.sg.action
’fall’

Sentence igt-892:

ɖóŋ
ɖóŋ
fall.pl.action
’fall’

Sentence igt-1158:

pūt ' go out. SG.ACTION'
pūt
pú< á >t
' go out. SG.ACTION'
' go.out< pl.action > '
b. tù ' kill. SG.ACTION '

Sentence igt-1159:

tù- é ' kill- pl.action '
c.
tù- é
cīt
' kill- pl.action '
' beat.sg.ACTION '
nás ' beat. PL.ACTION '

Sentence igt-2202:

*wu cit mo
*wu
*3.sg.m
cit
hit.sg
mo
3.pl
*'He hit them.'

Sentence igt-2203:

wu nás war
wu
3.sg
nás
hit.pl
war
3.sg.f
He hit her many times.

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