never count towards the bisyllabic minimality requirement (cf.
possessives in Lecce and surrounding towns.
The interrogative enclitic
=be is part of a larger form class of locational enclitics
For example, the distinction was recognized by Hoffman (1827: 177, 344-47) and Phillips (1866: 91-93, 168-70), though they did not recognize how seldom if ever the third person pronominal enclitics
occur in the present tense, as well as by Arayathinal (1957-1959: 1:143-50, 2:45), though his use of the label "present participle" for the active participle could be confusing.
Properly based Oun-- Gave us the doctrine of the enclitic
De, Dead from the waist down.
Nominals, whether free pronoun or common noun, are case-marked with the causal/source enclitic
mark case relations and some other functions (e.
It should be noted here that the precise function of the enclitics
-n and -y is not entirely certain.
As seen in these examples, the enclitic
may move forward in the sentence, but never farther than the word immediately preceding the verb.
I argue that the non-occurrence of the enclitics
with mal is due to the information structure that the anaphoric mal-construction encodes.
As far as we know, no other enclitics
have restrictions on the following context as well as the preceding context; in fact, this would be a very strange kind of "enclitic
Also strange is is-ta-ga-as-ZA-an in i 43', apparently for istaggan-san, and the placement of the sentence enclitics
on the fourth word of the sentence in ii 13.