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Hanga

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  ISO 639-3 Code: hag
  latlong: 9.091272,-1.826957  Map it!
Properties Values Contributor Comments  
+ 01_Subject Verb Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: saa taya
  Gloss: rain came
  Translation: it rained
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   02_Verb Subject No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
+ 03_Verb Object Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: pa o zu
  Gloss: follow his head
  Translation: follow him
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   04_Object Verb No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
+ 05_Subject Verb Object Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: bii maa naa daa maa lobi
  Gloss: child the take stick the throw
  Translation: the child threw the stick
  Comment: Serial verbs are common in Hanga
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   06_Subject Object Verb No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   07_Verb Subject Object No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   08_Verb Object Subject No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
+ 09_Object Subject Verb Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: koroto ma koosira
  Gloss: fish I sell-ing
  Translation: I'm selling fish
  Comment: Someone announcing their wares
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   10_Object Verb Subject No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   11_Adposition Noun_Phrase No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
+ 12_Noun_Phrase Adposition Yes Geoffrey Hunt I'm not sure whether is true adposition Forum
  Words: o ŋoo niŋ dugu niŋ
  Gloss: he/she pour put-in pot put-in
  Translation: she poured (it) into a pot
  Comment: I'm not sure whether this is an adposition, because I analyze the final word as a verb
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   13_Adjective Noun No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
+ 14_Noun Adjective Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: bibila
  Gloss: child-small
  Translation: small child
  Comment: Adjectives follow a noun root to form a word - indicated by tonal constraints and often a shortened vowel to mark the noun root. The division is bi-bila
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   15_Numeral Noun No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
+ 16_Noun Numeral Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: dabsi bata maa
  Gloss: men three the
  Translation: the three men
  Comment: There are 2 forms of the numbers 2 to 9, for people & other things.
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   17_Demonstrative Noun No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
+ 18_Noun Demonstrative Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: yela ŋa zaa
  Gloss: matters this/these all
  Translation: all these things
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
+ 19_Possessor Noun Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: m ma ba dii
  Gloss: my mother is-in hut
  Translation: My mother is in (her) hut
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
  Words: bii maa ba naagi
  Gloss: child the father cows
  Translation: the child's father's cows
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   20_Noun Possessor No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   A 01_Attributive Adjective Agreement No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   A 02_Predicate Adjective Agreement No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   A 03_Degree Adjective No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
+ A 04_Adjective Degree Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
  Words: o ba waliwali ga
  Gloss: he is naughty very
  Comment: Adjectives used as complements are distinct from the word-forming adjectives
  Contributor: Geoffrey Hunt
   AuxSel 01_Auxiliary Selection No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   C 01_Complementizer Clause Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   C 02_Clause Complementizer No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   C 03_Adverbial_Subordinator Clause Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   C 04_Clause Adverbial Subordinator Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   Extra Examples NA Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   Order N3 01_ Demonstrative Adjective Noun No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   Order N3 02_Demonstrative Noun Adjective No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   Order N3 03_ Noun Adjective Demonstrative Yes Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   Order N3 04_Noun Demonstrative Adjective No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   Order N3 05_Adjective Demonstrative Noun No Geoffrey Hunt Forum
   Order N3 06_Adjective Noun Demonstrative No Geoffrey Hunt Forum