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... island") The possessive suffixes are as follows Person Apma (Suru Mwerani dialect) Apma (Suru Rabwanga dialect) Apma (Suru Kavian dialect) English 1st person singular -k -ngg + vowel -ngg + vowel "of mine" 2nd ... This does not occur in other dialects 1st person singular nonggo bu "my knife" vilunggu "my hair" 2nd person singular nom bu "your knife" vilum "your hair" 3rd person singular nen bu "his/her knife ...
... Personal pronouns are distinguished by person and number ... differ substantially between dialects Person Apma (Suru Mwerani dialect) Apma (Suru Rabwanga dialect) Apma (Suru Kavian dialect) English 1st person ...
Famous quotes containing the words dual and/or person:
“Thee for my recitative,
Thee in the driving storm even as now, the snow, the winter-day
Thee in thy panoply, thy measurd dual throbbing and thy beat
Thy black cylindric body, golden brass and silvery steel,”
—Walt Whitman (18191892)
“When a person says, I see a yellowish-orange after-image, he is saying something like this: There is something going on which is like what is going on when I have my eyes open, am awake, and there is an orange illuminated in good light in front of me, that is, when I really see an orange.”
—John Jamieson Carswell Smart (b. 1920)