Ergative Case (Q23629)

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Ergative Case
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    "ErgativeCase in ergative-absolutive languages generally identifies the subject of transitive verbs in the translation equivalents of nominative-accusative Languages such as English [Crystal 1980, 134; Hartmann and Stork 1972, 78; Pei and Gaynor 1954, 67; Andrews 1985, 138]."
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    grammatical case that identifies the subject of a transitive verb in ergative‚Äďabsolutive languages
    5e-06
    ( [lemma="ergative"] [lemma="case"] within <s/> )
    lexbib_elexifinder_v8_eng
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