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Typological Grid – Index Austronesia
In non-AV! [Bill was bitten by the dog] and[ Ø ran away].
In non-AV: The boys were all seen by the girls.
Bill saw himself in the mirror
What did you eat?
When did you arrive?
Where did you go?
Who ate the meat?
What did you do yesterday?: how is this realized?
"Mary has bought a book" & "Mary has not bought a book": a) has bought: 2 different forms? b) negated = IMP? c) negated = with overt IMP morphology?
Word Order and Voice
Do the following exs have 2 different verb forms? · The students threw stones · The students threw stones at the police
Different verb forms in: a) "the girl that bought the book" and b) "the book that Mary bought"? if YES: a)=Actor Voice (AV) b)= non-Actor voice (NAV)
ERG is case of A in non-AV: "The cake was eaten by Mary."
I like the smell [that mom is roasting meat].
Mary got up
I got up
Any of the following have verb forms different from BOTH variants in (13)? · the child that Mary bought the book for · the stick that Mary hit the dog with · the bag that Mary put the rice in · the chair that Mary sat on
The snake was hit by the boy for no reason.
You hit me for no good reason.
The sweet potato "will come to be eate" by a rat (=A rat will come to eat the sweet potato)).
You will come to see me.
... if the sweet potato is eaten by a rat...
if I see you...
The sweet potato was not eaten by a rat.
You didn't hit me.
The sweet potato was eaten by a rat.
You saw me.
[my hitting you] was not a good idea
29a-b) "the book that the girl went to buy" & "the girl that went to buy the book": a) went ≠ went? b) buy≠buy? 29c) "the stick that the boy recklessly hit the dog with", "the boy that recklessy hit the dog", and" the dog that the boy recklessly hit": – recklessly: >2 different forms?
Mary hit the dog
Mary hit the dog for no good reason
I hit the dog for no good reason
Mary went to hit the dog
I went to hit the dog
if Mary hits the dog...
if you hit the dog
Mary did not hit the dog
I did not hit the dog
I hit the dog
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