Tavgi

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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Tavgi

 

the former name for the Nganasani (seeNGANASANI).

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When approaching the Nganasan language from the perspective of the other Northern Samoyedic languages Tundra Nenets, Forest Nenets, Tundra Enets and Forest Enets, a number of Nganasan peculiarities are easily observable.
Kim, in Selkup southern dialects there is a phenomenon that corresponds to the use in the Nganasan language: instead of the izafet construction of an attribute group the sentence is constructed in the way that the nominative is used instead of the genitive attribute to express a possessor, e.g.
The article is concerned with the description of Renarrative phenomenon that has morphological expression in the Nganasan language. The desckription touches upon the formal aspects of the mood.