In this case the PW consists of the GW augmented by proclitics and/or enclitics
, thus resembling the clitic group (CG) domain (Nespor and Vogel 1986).
In these dialects, possessive constructions with kinship terms (and a few other nouns, such as casa) are also unique, since the possessive is enclitic
to the noun and the definite article does not appear.
may have a demonstrative function when they cliticize to pronouns and nouns:
The placement of pronominal enclitics
on passive participles seems to follow the same pattern as on active participles; i.
37) With this information, one interpretation of "Dead from the waist down" would be that once they are regressively assimilated, the enclitics
lose any forward grammatical force and are in a sense "dead.
Text phrase two repeats text phrase one with the addition of a purposive enclitic
Within the noun, possessive suffixes, which are obligatory if the possessive relationship is being expressed, are located at the right edge, except for enclitics
37) Taking the two enclitics
together, Kjell Aartun identifies the final -ny of both hlny and hnny as "die Derivations-endung -ny" functioning adverbially.
The first section addresses typological issues of morphosyntax and phonology, including enclitics
(or pronominal suffixes) function also as personal endings in the ergative construction of transitive verbs in the past tenses (see [section]3.
Among their topics are the syntax of light inversion in English, a frame-semantic approach to identifying syntactically relevant elements of meaning, and a corpus analysis of enclitics
This view of noun phrases containing anaphoric mal provides an obvious and natural explanation for the non-occurrence of the pronominal enclitics
as possessors in this construction: as unaccented pronominals these elements cannot appear in a focused position.