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Igbo

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  ISO 639-3 Code: ibo
  latlong: 5.816667,7.35  Map it!
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+ 01_Subject Verb Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: Obi gara.
  Gloss: Obi go.PST
  Translation: ‘Obi went.’
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
  Words: Obi bia-ra.
  Gloss: Obi come-PST
  Translation: 'Obi came.'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   02_Verb Subject No Mary Amaechi Forum
+ 03_Verb Object Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: Nye Ngozi
  Gloss: give Ngozi
  Translation: 'Give [it] to Ngozi.'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   04_Object Verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
+ 05_Subject Verb Object Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: Obi hu-ru Ada
  Gloss: Obi see-PST Ada
  Translation: 'Obi saw Ada.'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   06_Subject Object Verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   07_Verb Subject Object No Mary Amaechi Forum
   08_Verb Object Subject No Mary Amaechi Forum
   09_Object Subject Verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   10_Object Verb Subject No Mary Amaechi Forum
+ 11_Adposition Noun_Phrase Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: na efere ahu
  Gloss: in plate DET
  Translation: 'in that/the plate'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   12_Noun_Phrase Adposition No Mary Amaechi Forum
+ 13_Adjective Noun Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: ajo mmadu
  Gloss: bad person
  Translation: 'a bad person'
  Comment: Only this adjective seems to occur before an NP. It also has a form that occurs postnominally.
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
+ 14_Noun Adjective Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: nwoke ojoo
  Gloss: man bad
  Translation: 'a bad man'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
  Words: nwaanyi oma
  Gloss: woman good
  Translation: 'good woman'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   15_Numeral Noun No Mary Amaechi Forum
+ 16_Noun Numeral Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: oche asaa
  Gloss: chair seven
  Translation: 'seven chairs'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   17_Demonstrative Noun No Mary Amaechi Forum
+ 18_Noun Demonstrative Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: nwoke a
  Gloss: man DEM
  Translation: 'this man'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   19_Possessor Noun No Mary Amaechi Forum
+ 20_Noun Possessor Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: iko Ada
  Gloss: cup Ada
  Translation: 'Ada's cup'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   21_Pronominal Possessor Noun No Mary Amaechi Forum
   22_Noun Pronominal Possessor Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
+ C 01_Complementizer Clause Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
  Words: ka ha bia-ra
  Gloss: COMP 3PL come-PST
  Translation: 'as they came'
  Contributor: Mary Amaechi
   C 02_Clause Complementizer No Mary Amaechi Forum
   C 03_Adverbial_Subordinator Clause Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   C 04_Clause Adverbial Subordinator No Mary Amaechi Forum
   N2 01_Numeral Noun (indefinite) Yes Gerald Nweya Forum
   N2 02_Noun Numeral (indefinite) Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   N2 03_Numeral Noun (definite) Yes Gerald Nweya Forum
   N2 04_Noun Numeral (definite) Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   N2 05_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) has a definite article No Mary Amaechi Forum
   N2 07_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) lacks a definite article or demonstrative Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   N2 08_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) contains a Plural marker, but Indefinite NP does not No Mary Amaechi Forum
   N2 10_The Numeral has a different form in Definite and Indefinite (Num N, N Num) contexts No Mary Amaechi Forum
   N2 11_The Noun has a different form in Definite and Indefinite (Num N, N Num) contexts No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 01_Standard Negation is Particle that Precedes the Verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 02_Standard Negation is Particle that Follows the verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 03_Standard Negation is Prefix No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 04_Standard Negation is Suffix Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 05_Standard Negation is Negative Auxiliary verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 06_Standard Negation is Higher verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 07_Standard Negation is Tone No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 08_Standard Negation is Tone plus Other Modification No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 09_Standard Negation is Reduplication No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 10_Standard Negation is Infix No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 11_Distinct Negation of Class/Property No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 12_Distinct Negation of identity No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 13_Distinct Negation of Existence No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Neg 14_Distinct Negation of Location No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 01_ Demonstrative Adjective Noun No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 02_Demonstrative Noun Adjective No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 03_ Noun Adjective Demonstrative Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 04_Noun Demonstrative Adjective No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 05_Adjective Demonstrative Noun No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 06_Adjective Noun Demonstrative No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 07_Demonstrative Numeral Noun No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 08_Demonstrative Noun Numeral No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 09_ Noun Numeral Demonstrative Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 10_Noun Demonstrative Numeral No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 11_Numeral Demonstrative Noun No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Order N3 12_Numeral Noun Demonstrative No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q01_Initial polar Q-marker No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q02_Final polar Q-marker No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q03_Clause internal polar Q-marker No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q04_Polar question by intonation Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q05_Polar question by V-fronting No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q06_Polar question by Auxiliary-fronting No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q07_Q-marker follows narrow focus No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q08_Affirmative answer by particle Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q09_Affirmative answer by verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q10_Affirmative answer by auxiliary No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q11_Affirmative answer by auxiliary and verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q12_Affirmative answer by particle and verb No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q13_Affirmative answer by predicative 'be' Yes Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q16NEGA_Negative answer by special negative particle No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q17NEGA_Negative answer by bare sentential negation No Mary Amaechi Forum
   Q18NEGA_Negative answer by sentential negation plus bare verb Yes Mary Amaechi Forum