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n=ʔncl.clitoneNlám acho nlám ticuai.One dog and one person.This n= is listed separately from n= ‘relativizer’ because this is a special usage found in Pahi. ; It appears that use of the relativizer/nominalizer emphasizes the individualization of the classifier, not allowing for more than one.
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N=ʔənn.clitpossessor cliticNgcư, mmay, ndo, nnháng, ng-he, ngngai, ndo ipe, ndo ape.Mine, yours, his, ours, ours, theirs, yours (pl), theirs.Short for ndo. Precedes pronouns to make them possessive (ndo precedes two-syllable pronouns and any nouns).; (Alternatively a prefix grammaticalized from a previous clitic).cfân 1N-
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ânʔɤnrel1relativizer ‘that’, ‘which’Vi do ân pôc páq.There are those who go picking.Nám nno ân tumua..If it’s a season that’s a bumper crop….The relativizer can refer to a previously mentioned head noun, or serve as its own head noun ‘that which’. Stative verbs do not require a relativizer, but when it occurs it specifies a particular one or group.; Alves’ ‘predicate taking relator noun’.cfN=9.2.3.3Relative pronouns2that are, theNgai ân areaih xaxai phat.The elders penalize.
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N-ʔəm; ʔən; ʔəŋ; ʔəɲ; ʔəldet.pfxpfxprefix on demonstratives and two classifiers turning them into identifiers or determiners, rather than describers.Nnéh; ngcốh; ntíh; ntóh; llám; nnáq.This/these one(s); that/those one(s); up there one(s); down there one(s); the thing(s); the person(s).N- is speculated to have been grammaticalized from n= clitic of the relativizer ân. cfN=par-2
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nday1ʔəndajpro.possmy ; mine quoted; of one’s selfN= clitic form of ân. anttarlicfmbau9.2.3.7Possessive
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ndo2ʔəndɔːpro.posshis; hers; itsCư tông, “Li ngcư, ma ndo dyeaq pưt; ndo abêh moui tilê.”I said, “Equal to mine, but his is a bit bigger; his is a squirrel and a chipmunk.”clitic n=+ do ‘3SG’, = ‘belonging of 3SG’. Apparently N= is a reduction of ân ‘relativizer’ rather than ndo. Cadô uses ân instead of ndo cfmmayndo apendo ipennhángngcưngngai9.2.3.7Possessive
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ngcốh1ʔəŋkoh1detthat one there; that place; thereHe át dáng dúng ngcốh.We live at that house.Deictic or anaphoric.; N- is speculated to have been grammaticalized from n= clitic of the relativizer ân. 2prothat one; that placeIcáq tông, “Ngcốh ân may râu?”His grandmother said, “That (is) what you’re sad about?”Deictic or anaphoric.; N- is speculated to have been grammaticalized from n= clitic of the relativizer ân. cfntíhdh: ntóh; rt: tíhntóhuh:ntíh9.2.3Pronouns8.5.2Direction9.2.3.5Demonstrative pronouns
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ngcưʔəŋkɯːpro.possmy; mineCabouiq xóuc ngcư toiq tốq nâh.Tied in knot my hair long to here.Ngcư pít ao pít achát, lâyq chom nnau touiq.Of mine lost shirt lost axe, don’t know who stole them.Clitic n=+cư ‘1SG’, = ‘belonging of 1SG’.cfndo2ng-he9.2.3.7Possessive
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nnéhʔən.nɛhprothis one; this place; this time; these….N- is speculated to be grammaticalized from n= clitic of the relativizer ân. syncár ranéhdo néhcfcár ranéhngcốh29.2.3.5Demonstrative pronouns
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