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Small changes to Watakassi'

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Wednesday, June 7, 2000, 3:44
I've changed some of the free pronouns, since a few were now incorrect
due to other changes I'd made a while back.

Also, I've changed the clitic pronoun system.  First and second person
are now on a nominative-accusative system, with the choice determined on
a strict nominative-accusative basis (regardless of what case nouns
would go in with a given verb - certain verbs take different
case-roles).  Third person sentient clitics (that is, genders 1-3) are
on a threeway division, absolutive, ergative, and accusative.  Again,
determined strictly on function in the sentence (for example, verbs like
"to fear" take dative for their subject; ergative clitics are used).
Third person non-sentient clitics (genders 4-7) are on an
ergative-absolutive system, determined solely by function in the

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Yawíntasva natabí, plansafí nlakús
The boy dies giving birth to the man
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