Marking nouns with person?
|From:||Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, September 1, 2005, 15:07|
"firstname.lastname@example.org" <ruittenb@...> writes:
> This makes me wonder..
> Is there any language that marks nouns with
> person? E.g.:
> The man-2SG is-2SG eating.
> = You, the man, are eating.
> The president-1SG is-1SG talking to you.
> = I, the president, am talking
> to you.
Chris Bates' long-stalled-very-slowly-developing conlang does
this. :-) I am thinking about borrowing it into S11.
Wrt. natlangs, I don't know.