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Re: Senyecan nouns

From:Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>
Date:Monday, October 25, 2004, 19:01
On Mon, 25 Oct 2004 10:32:39 -0000, caeruleancentaur
<caeruleancentaur@...> wrote:
> --- In, Philip Newton <philip.newton@g...> > wrote: > >>The plural is indicated by adding -i to the singular forms. Before > >>or after the case markers? > > After, e.g., bàdïëpèstenmuuséni (yellow-breasted field mice).
Interesting. I thought that natlangs tended to do it the other way around if the plural case forms had recognisable "plural" and "case" morphemes. But that's not a reason not to do it differently in a conlang :) Cheers, -- Philip Newton <philip.newton@...> Watch the Reply-To!