Re: THEORY: genitive vs. construct case/izafe
|From:||Jörg Rhiemeier <joerg_rhiemeier@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, July 24, 2005, 19:26|
> Yes, they are! My conlang Old Albic, for example, does it:
> (1) mbaras attoras mamoras
> house-LOC father-GEN-LOC 1SG:LOC-MASC-GEN-LOC
> `at my father's house'
The form _mamoras_ is wrong; it must be _mamaroras_. I missed
the locative expressing the inalienable possession (the first
"LOC" in the gloss). Suffixaufnahme is a great way to get
mortally entangled with one's own conlang's grammar!