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Science - Linguistics / Verbs
|Portuguese term or phrase: codifica um plural paucal |
|There are two plural markers in this language...|
O primeiro codifica um plural paucal e o segundo um plural geral
|encodes/signifies the paucal plural|
I personally don't care for "encodes" in this context, though there are many good examples (see examples of both below). If you use "encodes," I think you have to use the definite article: "THE paucal plural."
The **agreement marker encodes PNG features** and appears on ... also makes a distinction between the inclusive and exclusive forms of the first person plural ...
The **direct marker encodes that the higher argument is more salient**, ... The Algonquian verb has plural suffixes, which for the 3rd person are differentiated ...
web.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/WhyMorph.pdf - Similar pages
[PDF] The challenge of inverse morphology 1. Introduction
**The direct marker encodes the more natural constellation** in which the subject is more salient ... (The expression of 1st person plural takes preference.) ...
plural subjects, directional suxes and the habitual aspect suxes make only a ... **each tense marker encodes partial information nonidentical with the other**, ...
**the postposition marker encodes the Genitive Case**, its syntactic property of ... ‘[þt’ usually attaches to a singular noun and turns it into a plural noun. ...
of **overt polarity marker signifies affirmative**. ... as the Inferential (before the Plural marker), whereas the Future follows the Plural. marker, cf.: ...
In (5) and (6) the verbs carry the singular and the plural object ... **The partitive marker signifies that** the rope under discussion has been cut from a ...
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codifies, systematizes/ a paucal plural form/ a paucal quantifier
Since the exponent of the diminutive is also a transfix, the vowels of the paucal plural are lost;. however, the prefix ’a- in those forms that have it ...
4. languages with singular, dual, plural, and trial/paucal forms for. nouns. Another common way of visualizing this hierarchical universal is as a table ...
Proportional paucal quantifiers express a low amount, lower than the assumed. norm. table 5. Selection of paucal quantifiers in English and Spanish ...
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