Datapoint Dani (Lower Grand Valley) / Alignment of Case Marking of Full Noun Phrases

Language:Dani (Lower Grand Valley)
Feature:Alignment of Case Marking of Full Noun Phrases by Bernard Comrie
Value:Ergative - absolutive

Examples

Sentence igt-3906:

o palhe
o
weather
palhe
it.severed
the weather cleared

Sentence igt-3907:

aphvny palu nen nasukwha
aphvny
people
palu
python
nen
erg
nasukwha
they.ate
the pythons ate the people

Sentence igt-3908:

an laky
an
I
laky
I.went
I went

Sentence igt-3909:

an en wathi
an
I
en
erg
wathi
I.hit.him
I hit him

Sentence igt-3910:

an nathe
an
I
nathe
he.hit.me
he hit me

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