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  ISO 639-3 Code: hin
  latlong: 28.767659, 77.080078  Map it!
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   01_Subject Verb Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
   02_Verb Subject No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   03_Verb Object No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   04_Object Verb Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   05_Subject Verb Object No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   06_Subject Object Verb Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
   07_Verb Subject Object No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   08_Verb Object Subject No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   09_Object Subject Verb No Gurprit Bains Forum
   10_Object Verb Subject No Gurprit Bains Forum
   11_Adposition Noun_Phrase No Gurprit Bains Forum
   12_Noun_Phrase Adposition Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
+ 13_Adjective Noun Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
  Words: sundar laRkii
  Gloss: pretty girl
  Translation: pretty girl
  Contributor: Gurprit Bains
   14_Noun Adjective No Gurprit Bains Forum
   15_Numeral Noun Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   16_Noun Numeral No Gurprit Bains Forum
   17_Demonstrative Noun Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   18_Noun Demonstrative No Gurprit Bains Forum
   19_Possessor Noun Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   20_Noun Possessor No Gurprit Bains The possessor can be predicational as in "This house is John's Forum
+ 21_Pronominal Possessor Noun Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
  Words: us-kii kitaab
  Gloss: he.OBL-GEN.F book.F
  Translation: his book
  Contributor: Anoop Mahajan
   22_Noun Pronominal Possessor No Anoop Mahajan Forum
+ A 01_Attributive Adjective Agreement Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
  Words: achh-aa laRkaa, achhe laRke
  Gloss: good-M.SG boy-M.SG , good-M.PL boy-M.PL
  Translation: good boy, good boys
  Comment: Need to give an example of 'feminine' agreement.
  Contributor: Gurprit Bains
  Words: achh-ii laRk-ii; ach-ii laRki-yan
  Gloss: good-F.SG girl-F.SG; good-F.PL girl-F.PL
  Translation: good girl good girls
  Comment: Masculine plural nouns have morphological oblique case and the attributive adjective agrees with the noun in this feature. However, the feminine nouns and the adjectives preceding them lack the oblique case feature.
  Contributor: Gurprit Bains
   A 02_Predicate Adjective Agreement Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
   A 03_Degree Adjective Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
+ A 04_Adjective Degree Yes Gurprit Bains predicative use and in infinitival purposive clauses. See examples Forum
  Words:  laRkaa lambaa kaafi hai
  Gloss:  boy tall enough is
  Translation: The boy is tall enough.
  Contributor: Gurprit Bains
  Words:  laRkaa seb toRne ke-liye lambaa kaafi hai
  Gloss:  boy apple plucking poss-for tall enough is
  Translation: The boy is tall enough to pluck the apple.
  Comment: Adjective degree can take a purposive infinitival/gerundive Complement.
  Contributor: Gurprit Bains
   AuxSel 01_Auxiliary Selection No Gurprit Bains Forum
   C 01_Complementizer Clause Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   C 02_Clause Complementizer No Gurprit Bains Forum
+ C 03_Adverbial_Subordinator Clause Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
  Words: yadapii bahar naheen aayi hai phool nikal gaye hEn
  Gloss: Although spring not come is flowers appear go-ASP are
  Translation: Although spring has not come, flowers have appeared.
  Contributor: Gurprit Bains
   C 04_Clause Adverbial Subordinator No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Extra Examples Yes Chris Collins Forum
   N2 01_Numeral Noun (indefinite) Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   N2 02_Noun Numeral (indefinite) No Gurprit Bains Forum
   N2 03_Numeral Noun (definite) Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   N2 04_Noun Numeral (definite) No Gurprit Bains Forum
   N2 05_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) has a definite article No Gurprit Bains Forum
   N2 06_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) has a demonstrative Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   N2 08_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) contains a Plural marker, but Indefinite NP does not No Gurprit Bains Forum
   N2 09_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) contains any other marking No Gurprit Bains Forum
   N2 10_The Numeral has a different form in Definite and Indefinite (Num N, N Num) contexts No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Neg 01_Standard Negation is Particle that Precedes the Verb No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 02_Standard Negation is Particle that Follows the verb No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 03_Standard Negation is Prefix No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 04_Standard Negation is Suffix No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 05_Standard Negation is Negative Auxiliary verb Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 06_Standard Negation is Higher verb No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 07_Standard Negation is Tone No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 08_Standard Negation is Tone plus Other Modification No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 09_Standard Negation is Reduplication No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 10_Standard Negation is Infix No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Neg 11_Distinct Negation of Class/Property No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Neg 12_Distinct Negation of identity No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Neg 13_Distinct Negation of Existence No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Neg 14_Distinct Negation of Location No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 01_ Demonstrative Adjective Noun Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 02_Demonstrative Noun Adjective No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 03_ Noun Adjective Demonstrative No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 04_Noun Demonstrative Adjective No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 05_Adjective Demonstrative Noun No Gurprit Bains This order does not occur in Hindi. Forum
   Order N3 06_Adjective Noun Demonstrative No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 07_Demonstrative Numeral Noun Yes Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 08_Demonstrative Noun Numeral No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 09_ Noun Numeral Demonstrative No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 10_Noun Demonstrative Numeral No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 11_Numeral Demonstrative Noun No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Order N3 12_Numeral Noun Demonstrative No Gurprit Bains Forum
   Q01_Initial polar Q-marker Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Q02_Final polar Q-marker Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Q03_Clause internal polar Q-marker Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Q04_Polar question by intonation Yes Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Q05_Polar question by V-fronting No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   Q06_Polar question by Auxiliary-fronting No Anoop Mahajan Forum
   V2 01_Declarative Verb-Second NA Gurprit Bains Forum
   V2 02_Interrogative Verb-Second NA Gurprit Bains Forum
+ w03a_Indef sing count Ns in O position: can be bare Yes Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum
  Words: mãĩne kitaab padhii
  Gloss: I.ERG book read.PST.FEM
  Translation: I read a book
  Comment: from property definition.
  Contributor: Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman
   w03b_Indef sing count Ns in O position: must have an article No Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum
+ w03d_Indef sing count Ns in O position: can have a plural reading Yes Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum
  Words: mãĩne kitaab padhii
  Gloss: I.ERG book read.PST.FEM
  Translation: I read a book / some books (can mean either one or more than one book)
  Comment: Bare indefinite count singular nouns in object position may be ambiguous between a singular and a “plural-like” reading (Dayal 1992). There is no ambiguity if the noun is marked as a plural (ii.a) or combines with the numeral “one” (ek; ii.b). (see property definition)
  Contributor: Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman
   w05a_Indef pl count Ns in O position: can be bare Yes Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum
   w05b_Indef pl count Ns in O position: must have an article No Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum