Datapoint Suena / Alignment of Case Marking of Full Noun Phrases

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

Examples

Sentence igt-3209:

zaipo awenakai agore mutaya
zaipo
Zaipo
awenakai agore
yesterday
mutaya
came.3sg
Zaipo came yesterday

Sentence igt-3210:

mama naso zo ugama meni qamunua
mama
father
naso
my
zo
one
ugama
crocodile
meni
erg
qamunua
ate.3sg
a crocodile ate my father

Sentence igt-3211:

na duwena
na
I
duwena
fell.1sg
I fell down

Sentence igt-3212:

na ni gosinona
na
I
ni
you
gosinona
see.1sg
I see you

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