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  ISO 639-3 Code: ybb
  latlong: 10.90367,14.1133  Map it!
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+ 01_Subject Verb Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
  Words: mɔ́ ghɔ́
  Gloss: child T.go
  Translation: The child went
  Comment: The tense is marked by the high tone on the verb.
  Contributor: Elsie Mawamba
   02_Verb Subject No Elsie Mawamba Forum
+ 03_Verb Object Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
  Words: Ší’ kuɛt ndjià
  Gloss: T build house
  Translation: Build a house
  Comment: V object in all neutral affirmative tensed clauses, as well as in imperatives
  Contributor: Elsie Mawamba
   04_Object Verb Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   05_Subject Verb Object Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   06_Subject Object Verb Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   07_Verb Subject Object No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   08_Verb Object Subject No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   09_Object Subject Verb No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   10_Object Verb Subject No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   11_Adposition Noun_Phrase Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   12_Noun_Phrase Adposition No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   13_Adjective Noun Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   15_Numeral Noun No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   16_Noun Numeral Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   17_Demonstrative Noun No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   18_Noun Demonstrative Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   19_Possessor Noun No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   20_Noun Possessor Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   21_Pronominal Possessor Noun No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   22_Noun Pronominal Possessor Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   A 03_Degree Adjective No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   A 04_Adjective Degree Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   AuxSel 01_Auxiliary Selection NA Elsie Mawamba Forum
   C 01_Complementizer Clause Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   C 02_Clause Complementizer No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Extra Examples NA Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 01_Numeral Noun (indefinite) No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 02_Noun Numeral (indefinite) Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 03_Numeral Noun (definite) No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 04_Noun Numeral (definite) Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 05_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) has a definite article No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 06_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) has a demonstrative Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 07_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) lacks a definite article or demonstrative Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 08_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) contains a Plural marker, but Indefinite NP does not No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 09_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) contains any other marking No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 10_The Numeral has a different form in Definite and Indefinite (Num N, N Num) contexts No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   N2 11_The Noun has a different form in Definite and Indefinite (Num N, N Num) contexts No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 01_Standard Negation is Particle that Precedes the Verb Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 02_Standard Negation is Particle that Follows the verb No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 03_Standard Negation is Prefix No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 04_Standard Negation is Suffix No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 05_Standard Negation is Negative Auxiliary verb No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 06_Standard Negation is Higher verb No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 07_Standard Negation is Tone No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 08_Standard Negation is Tone plus Other Modification No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 09_Standard Negation is Reduplication No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 10_Standard Negation is Infix No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 11_Distinct Negation of Class/Property Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 12_Distinct Negation of identity Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 13_Distinct Negation of Existence Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Neg 14_Distinct Negation of Location Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 01_ Demonstrative Adjective Noun No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 02_Demonstrative Noun Adjective No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 04_Noun Demonstrative Adjective No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 05_Adjective Demonstrative Noun No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 06_Adjective Noun Demonstrative Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 07_Demonstrative Numeral Noun No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 09_ Noun Numeral Demonstrative No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 10_Noun Demonstrative Numeral Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 11_Numeral Demonstrative Noun No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Order N3 12_Numeral Noun Demonstrative No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q01_Initial polar Q-marker No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q02_Final polar Q-marker Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q03_Clause internal polar Q-marker No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q04_Polar question by intonation Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q05_Polar question by V-fronting No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q06_Polar question by Auxiliary-fronting No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q07_Q-marker follows narrow focus No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q08_Affirmative answer by particle Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q09_Affirmative answer by verb No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q10_Affirmative answer by auxiliary No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q11_Affirmative answer by auxiliary and verb No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q12_Affirmative answer by particle and verb No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q13_Affirmative answer by predicative 'be' No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q14_Verb answer to indefinite subject question No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q15_Particle-and-verb answer to indefinite subject question No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q16NEGA_Negative answer by special negative particle Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q17NEGA_Negative answer by bare sentential negation No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q18NEGA_Negative answer by sentential negation plus bare verb No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q19ANegQ_Truth-based confirmation No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q20ANegQ_Polarity-based confirmation Yes Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q21ANegQ_Polarity-reversing particle No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   Q22ANegQ_Polarity-reversing answer by affirmative and special particle No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   V2 01_Declarative Verb-Second No Elsie Mawamba Forum
   V2 02_Interrogative Verb-Second No Elsie Mawamba Forum