Re: Analyzing Ayeri's syntactic and voice alignment (long)
|From:||Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, March 19, 2008, 5:59|
Matahaniya ang Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>:
> reluctant to call the active and patient nominative and
agent and patient
> (2b) Tenyayong.
> (2c) Məvantayāng.
> in focus. On the other hand, (3b) has S=P, which would
> make '-(i)ya' be in the ergative, which would be the
> subject in this case instead.
Of course, it is not. I meant the absolutive is the subject.
Tenena, Nonamay 20, 2317 ya 23:28:19 pd
Wednesday, March 19, 2008 at 06:55:32 am