By Irina Nikolaeva
The e-book is the 1st enormous description of Tundra Nenets, a Uralic language spoken in Western Siberia and the north of ecu Russia. It presents a long-lasting piece of documentation of this hugely endangered language. For a language as little researched as Nenets, any point of grammar may well turn out to be of power importance for the sphere of linguistics and switch out to be theoretically hard.
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ACC). g. ACC). There may be other consonantal alternations in the formation of the accusative plural stem such as ŋ ~ y, k ~ cʹ, x ~ sʹ and w ~ bʹ. ACC). g. ACC). 2 General ﬁnite stem The general ﬁnite stem is the verbal stem which serves as the basis of inﬂection in the indicative present and past in the subjective conjugation and the objective conjugation with the singular and dual object. It is also present in the formation of the jussive mood. In the paradigm of the objective conjugation with the dual object the general ﬁnite stem is followed by the dual object marker -xəyu-, the resulting stem being referred to as the ‘dual object subsystem’ in Salminen (1997).
OBJ-3SG). g. g. ŋəm- ‘to eat’ > ŋəma (3SG). As mentioned above, the alteration verbs ending in o and ə show the change of the ﬁnal vowel either to i or to u to form the general ﬁnite stem. g. sʹanako- ‘to play’ > sʹanaku (3SG), ləbcʹo- ‘to stick together’ > ləbcʹi (3SG). g. xonʹo- ‘to sleep’ > xoni (3SG). 3 Reﬂexive stem The reﬂexive stem (called ‘special ﬁnite stem’ in Salminen 1997) provides a basis for inﬂection in the reﬂexive conjugation. It is formed in the following way. g. 3SG). 3DU). The alteration verbs do not have a reﬂexive stem, the general ﬁnite stem is used in the reﬂexive conjugation.
G. a box, a suitcase)’ b. g. a room, a house)’ Unlike non-ﬁnite verbal forms described in Chapter 5, Section 4, deverbal nouns addressed here do not deﬁne a clausal domain. They do not realize tense distinctions and express a permanent property, therefore the only time adverbials with which they are compatible are ‘always’ and the like. They cannot be negated. Although in most instances deverbal nouns preserve the argument structure of the base verb as shown by some examples above, the subject argument of the verb from which they are derived does not function as the syntactic subject: instead, it has the properties of a possessor.