Difference between revisions of "Genitive"

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==Use cases==
 
==Use cases==
  
# Primarily marks possessor in possesive construction
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# Primarily marks possessor in possessive construction
 
# Marks the subject in certain types of subordinate clauses (analogous to relative clause)
 
# Marks the subject in certain types of subordinate clauses (analogous to relative clause)
 
# May be used with pronouns before instrumental =bile
 
# May be used with pronouns before instrumental =bile

Latest revision as of 13:17, 12 January 2006

The Genitive suffix is /-NIŋ/

Use cases

  1. Primarily marks possessor in possessive construction
  2. Marks the subject in certain types of subordinate clauses (analogous to relative clause)
  3. May be used with pronouns before instrumental =bile
  4. Marks the subject of a nominalized intransitive verb

See also