7) Like with the previous groups of cliticized
verbs, the clauses with subject experiencer verbs show characteristics of middle predications: the appropriate semantics, morphological marking and simple event structure:
By contrast, the Nenets and Enets languages have cliticized
the inflected copula and the copula has been dropped which has resulted in the verbal-like encoding of nominal predicates.
Note that a bound pronoun representing OBV is externally cliticized
to the predicate (marked by a double hyphen -); when, as in this case, both pronouns encode a third person, the OBV pronoun furthermore contains the obviative marker k- (see also (7) and (8) above).
warn't clearly dominates, even though, contrary to what linguists have observed as regards late twentieth century spoken varieties (e.
The embedded 3 of unaccusative predicates can be cliticized
in a causative construction, but the 3 of unergatives cannot.
The only full verb is "is," which is then cliticized
to its subject in the second couplet.
The latest academical contribution dealing with the clitic me, an unpublished article by Matic and Nikolaeva (2008), is concerned with the cliticized
In fact, the enclitic element -mm can also be found cliticized
to constituents which are not topics in positions other than sentence-initial (cf.
They can occur in phonologically reduced forms, will/would can even be cliticized
We found 30 out of the 243 instances (12%) of Reas marker komo 'because' followed by the Otomi Reas marker ngu, which appears to be cliticized
to it, in fact forming one unit.
what was originally two signs, each with its own movement, has become a cliticized
form with a single movement.
At one extreme is simple juxtasposition; then there is subordination by means of an independent introductory word, which may be a complementizer or an interrogative word or phrase (whword); then there are synthetic constructions where the complementizer is cliticized
to the head of the clause; and finally we find monoclausal relative constructions, where the head is incorporated into the relative clause (internal relativization).