Quechuan language


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Noun1.Quechuan language - the language of the Quechua which was spoken by the Incas
American-Indian language, Amerind, Amerindian language, American Indian, Indian - any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
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Acting the role of an Italian immigrant alludes to the wave of Italians who settled in Argentina in the mid-nineteenth century, while the name she uses to refer to her daughter's husband, "El Poroto," comes from the Quechuan language.5 At the same time the Italian mother reflects the personalization of the consumer.
Quechuan languages often have what may be termed as a medio-passive marker, which indicates a lack of control on the part of the subject (Adelaar with Muysken 2004: 229-230).