root-morphology

Ojibwe postpositions

Definitions for Multichar_Symbols

POS

  • +Symbol = independent symbols in the text stream, like £, €, ©

Verbal MSP

  • +Prs
  • +Fut
  • +Prt
  • +Prf
  • +Ind
  • +Imp Imperative
  • +Sbj Subjunctive
  • +Imm Immediate,
  • +Int Interdiction,
  • +Dur Durative
  • +1Sg first singular
  • +2Sg etc
  • +3Sg
  • +3oSg 3o is obviative,
  • +3iSg 3i is indefinite
  • +1Pl 1Pl is exclusive plural (I, them, not you)
  • +2Pl
  • +3Pl
  • +3oPl
  • +3iPl
  • +12Pl 12Pl is inclusive plural (I, you, ...)
  • +1SgO objective conjugation
  • +2SgO
  • +3SgO
  • +SgO
  • +3oSgO obviative with objective conjugation
  • +3iSgO
  • +1PlO
  • +P2lO
  • +3PlO
  • +PlO
  • +3oPlO
  • +3iPlO
  • +Inf infinitive (infinite?)
  • +Pos postitive
  • +Neg negative
  • +ConNeg accompanying negative form

Nominal MSP

  • +Sg singular
  • +Pl plural
  • +Px1Sg person prefixes for nouns
  • +Px2Sg
  • +Px3Sg
  • +Px1Pl obviative
  • +Px12Pl inclusive
  • +Px2Pl
  • +Px3Pl
  • +IA intransitive with animate subject,
  • +II intransitive with inanimate subject,
  • +TA transitive with animate object, and
  • +TI transitive with inanimate object.
  • +AN animate noun
  • +IN inanimate noun
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Flagdiacritics

These are documented in Chapter 8 of Beesley/Karttunen, p. 456 zB.

LEXICON Root is where it all starts

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