It is found in uses characteristic of each of the five stages of development from a numeral to a grammatical indefiniteness marker as proposed by Givon (1981) and Heine (1997), namely, as a numeral, a presentative
marker, a marker of nonidentifiable specific reference, a marker of nonidentifiable nonspecific reference, and what Heine (1997) calls a generalized article.
The same holds for the subjunctive form diciamo and the presentative
ecco, both of which I briefly alluded to in section 6.
In the affirmative indicative mood, there are three nonfocusing conjugations (perfect, presentative
, and aorist) and three focusing conjugations that are called "emphatic.
A similar formulaic presentative
function of obligatory XVS constructions is also seen in (13), in which the canonical word-order, though possible, conveys a different meaning.
We discuss presentative
OSGO/OSSO-CFAR detector in Weibull and K distribution clutter in this section.
Ride Entertainment is the North American sales presentative
for RCI in the amusement park market and offers financial partnerships on ropes courses at many different types of facilities.
The inhibitory effects of presentative
chalcones contained in Angelica keiskei on melanin biosynthesis in B16 melanoma cells.
numeral > presentative
marker > specific indefinite marker > non-specific indefinite marker > generalized article.
Contact a Zuiko presentative
at one of the locations nearest you
Perhaps Ugaritic has provided the most fodder for the debate with its presentative
particle hl 'Look
An important distinction is required here: A presentative
sacral image, such as an icon of Christ, is a representation without a particular narrative context.
beaucoup moins que]La saison culturelle Maroc-France a pour ambition de valoriser la creation culturelle dans ce qu'elle a de meilleur ici au Maroc et en France[beaucoup plus grand que], releve-t-il, au preambule de son allocution presentative