Sentence Examples

  • Here the ergative case marker ne is required by perfect verb morphology.
  • This was an outline of the genesis of the Iranian ergative construction.
  • In fact, Basque is the only ergative language in Europe.
  • Historically, the construction which the ergative pattern is based on was inherited by all the modern languages from the parent language, Sanskrit.
  • Discuss the role of reanalysis in the emergence of ergative case systems.

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