Datapoint Epena Pedee / Alignment of Case Marking of Full Noun Phrases

Language:Epena Pedee
Feature:Alignment of Case Marking of Full Noun Phrases by Bernard Comrie
Value:Ergative - absolutive

Examples

Sentence igt-1371:

čõtraa rã́ pa medéwe wɨ pee t h aa hi dá
čõtraa
old.woman
rã́
pl
pa
erg
medéwe
blind.snake
whip
pee
kill
t h aa
obj
hi
pst
pl
the old woman beat the blind snake to death

Sentence igt-1372:

mɨ wã it h ée felipe má a
I
go
it h ée
fut
felipe
Felipe
loc
a
dat
I’m going to Felipe’s

Sentence igt-1373:

mɨ a púrã pee hí tap h éda
I
a
erg
púrã
shrimp
pee
kill
pst
tap h éda
early
I killed shrimp this morning

Sentence igt-1374:

mɨ pee wã́ da a hí na imamá pa
I
pee
kill
wã́
prg
da
decl
a
say
pst
na
this
imamá
tiger
pa
erg
this tiger is killing me, he said

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