Person marking on intransitive verbs

Category
Simple Clauses - Pronouns and person marking
Notes
Intransitive verbs take person-marking clitics/affixes

Languages

Language Feature Status Grammatical Notes Source Created By Etymology Notes General Notes Phylogenetic Code
Cahuilla yes Jane Hill
Cupeño yes Jane Hill
Luiseño no Jane Hill
Serrano no Jane Hill
Kitanemuk yes Jane Hill
Kawaiisu yes Jane Hill
Timbisha no Jane Hill
Western Mono no Jane Hill
Chemehuevi no Jane Hill
Southern Paiute no Jane Hill
Southern Ute no Jane Hill
Shoshone no Jane Hill
Comanche no Jane Hill
Idaho Shoshone no Jane Hill
Northern Paiute no Jane Hill
Gabrielino no Jane Hill
Achagua yes Wilson & Levinsohn 1992: 23 Ana Paula Brandao
Resígaro no No person marking, only pronominal clitics. Allin, 1976: 105, 124, 204, 212 Aimee Lawrence
Bare yes Aikhenvald, 1995: 27 Ana Paula Brandao
Warekena yes Aikhenvald, 1998: 360 Ana Paula Brandao
Piapoco yes Galindo, 2002: 158-159 Aimee Lawrence
Yukuna yes Shauer & Shauer, 1978: p. 42 Aimee Lawrence
Yavitero yes Mosonyi demonstrates person-marking with two intransitive verbs. Mosonyi, 1987: p. 60 Aimee Lawrence
Wapishana no Santos 2006 Ana Paula Brandao, Amanda Meeks
Wayuu yes The argument of an intransitive is marked on the verb with a suffix (the same set of suffixes used for O). Mansen & Captain, 2000: p. 803 Aimee Lawrence
Tariana yes Active intransitive verbs take nominative person-marking. Aikhenvald, 2003: 122, 253-254 Aimee Lawrence
Apurinã yes Facundes, 2000: 464 Aimee Lawrence
Asheninka Apurucayali yes Payne 1983:1619, 2325, 9096 Amanda Meeks
Maipure yes Zamponi 2003:37 Amanda Meeks
Yanesha' yes Duff-Tripp 1997:72 Daniel Valle
Kinikinau no info Daniel Valle
Baure yes Danielsen 2007:92-6 Daniel Valle
Nanti yes Michael, 2008. p. 267 Aimee Lawrence
Paresi yes Brandão 2010:18 Daniel Valle
Palikur no Launey 2003:65 Daniel Smith
Yine yes Matteson 1965 Daniel Smith
Añun yes Patte 1989 Daniel Smith
Bora yes The affix is a classifier, typically designating gender and number. Seifart - 2005:54-57 Amanda Meeks
Makiritare yes Hall 1988: 285 Melody Ann Ross
Makushi yes Abbott 1991: 101 Melody Ann Ross See chart
Eñepa yes Thomas Payne 1989 Daniel Valle
Pemon yes de Armellada 1999:16-7 Daniel Valle
Guna no no person marking on verb Smith texts Daniel Smith
Naso no Quesada 2000 Daniel Smith
Ika yes Frank 1989:20 Daniel Valle
Kogi yes Ortiz 1994:377 Daniel Valle
Cabecar no Margery 1985:103 Daniel Valle
Guaymí no Quesada 2008:99 Daniel Valle
Damana no Daniel Valle
Sikuani yes Queixalós 2000 Daniel Smith
Macaguan yes suffixes Buenaventura - 1993:43-46 Amanda Meeks
Aguaruna yes Overall 2007:328-31, 361-5 Daniel Valle
Northern Emberá no Mortensen 1999:16, 59 Daniel Valle Catío
Waorani no info Daniel Valle
Ingá yes Levinson 1978:11-23 Daniel Valle
Matses yes Fleck:445 Daniel Valle
Mapudungun yes Core participant verbal suffixes are fusional. So, they may convey other maenings as well. Zúñiga 2006, p. 114-9 Daniel Valle
Páez yes Jung:74-7 Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano yes Parker 1965:23-6 Daniel Valle
Tikuna yes Montes 2005:133-135 Daniel Valle
Urarina yes Olawsky:213 Daniel Valle
Waunana no Daniel Valle
Andoke yes Landaburu 1979: 212-215 Kelsey Neely
Puinave yes Giron 2008: p206 Mitz Perez, Daniel Valle
Central Aymara yes Huayhua Pari 2001: 126 Shannon Dardis
Kakua yes proclitics Bolaños fieldnotes Katherine Bolaños
Kaingang no no person inflection Goncalves 2011 Daniel Smith
Minica Witoto yes subject marked on verb Minor and Minor 1982. p.15 Daniel Smith
Hup no Epps 2008 Pattie Epps
Nadëb/Roçado dialect no except in nominalizations Weir 1984 Katherine Bolaños
Dâw no Martins 2004 Katherine Bolaños
Desano yes Miller 1999, p. 123 Amanda Novak
Cubeo yes Morse & Maxwell 1999, p. 110 Amanda Novak
Kotiria no Stenzel 2007 Daniel Smith
Makuna no Smothermon & Smothermon 1993, p.43-44 Chris Clack
Koreguaje yes Cook & Criswell 1993, p.69-70 Chris Clack
Barasano yes Jones & Jones 1991, p.108 Chris Clack
Tanimuca no Strom 1992, p.112 Chris Clack
Siona no In intransitive cases, only markers of tense, aspect, etc. are apparent. Wheeler - 1987:124-133 Amanda Meeks
Tukano yes West and Welch 2004: 10; Ramirez 1997: 108, 120, 123 Kelsey Neely
Yanomami yes Ramirez 1994 Kelsey Neely evidences by examples throughout
Ninam yes Goodwin-Gomez, p.47-51 Kelsey Neely
Sanumá yes can be omitted, but not common Borgman 1990: 26 Kelsey Neely evidence from examples
Surui yes Van der Meer (?):9 Daniel Smith
Karitiana yes Everett 2006:343-57 Daniel Valle
Nheengatu yes Cruz 2011:133-134 Daniel Smith
Paraguayan Guaraní yes Ayala 1996:46-7 Daniel Valle
Aché no Rossler 2008:73-74 Daniel Valle
Kokama yes a pronoun may be cliticized Vallejos 2010:210 Daniel Smith
Nyangumarta yes done 1
Jingulu yes done 1
Wambaya yes done 1
Bunuba yes done 1
Walmajarri yes Done-Claire 1
Nyulnyul yes done? 1
Warrwa yes done 1
Worrorra yes ms5.1 done 1
Garrwa no done 0
Gooniyandi yes done 1
Warlpiri no done 0
Bardi yes done-Claire 1
Yugambeh Y?
Yorta Yorta yes 83 done 1
Yir Yoront Done-Dan
Yindjibarndi no done-Dan 0
Yidiny no done-Catherine 0
Yanyuwa yes 92 Done-Austin 1
Yandruwandha no Done-Dan 0
Yan-nhangu not yet
Yalarnnga no 36-50 Done-Dan 0
Woiwurrung yes 74 done-Amalia 1
Wirangu No 111 done 0
Wemba-Wemba yes H 41 done-Amalia 1
Warumungu yes 27 done-Amalia 1
Wangkumara no info done X
Uradhi No 352 Y 0
Paakantyi yes 128 Y-Hannah 1
Pitta-Pitta No 201 Done-Amalia 0
Pintupi yes 15; 49; 114-115 done-Hannah 1
Nyungar no info done x
Nhanta yes 120 Done-Hannah 1
Ngiyambaa no Done-Emily 0
Ngayawang No 10 done-Amalia 0
Muruwari yes 107 Done-Dan 1
Mpakwithi
Mayi-Yapi No 55-60 done 0
Martuthunira no 136-152 done 0
Marrgany No 314 Done-Amalia 0
Kuuk Thaayorre Yes 216 Done-Amalia 1
Kuku Yalanji yes 105 Done-Jessica 1
Kugu-Nganhcara yes 399 done-Amalia 1
Kaurna No 16 done-Amalia 0
Kalkatungu yes cf 27 (3.3), 38 (3.17) Done-Dan 1
Jaru yes? 124 Done-Amalia 1
Guugu-Yimidhirr No 80 Done-Amalia 0
Gureng Gureng no info Done-Amalia x
Gupapuyngu
Gumbaynggirr no 291 done-Amalia 0
Gugu-Badhun no done-Jessica 0
Yuwaalaraay Yes 51 1
Dyirbal No 55 done-Amalia 0
Duungidjawu no 70 done 0
Djinang Yes 136 Done-Amalia 1
Djabugay done
Diyari no done-Hannah 0
Dharuk
Dharawal yes 46; 51 done-Hannah w Dhurga) 1
Darkinyung yes 33 done 1
Bularnu no Done-Austin 0
Biri n/a done-Jessica 0
Bidjara-Gungabula n/a done-Jessica 0
Batyala no info Done-Amalia x
Arabana no Done-Dan 0
Alyawarr no done 0
Nyikina yes done-Claire 1
Yawuru Y-Claire
Ngarinyin
Yulparija Yes 30 Done-Amalia 1
Wathawurrung yes 77 done 1
Mathi-Mathi no done-Amalia 0
Hunter River and Lake Macquarie yes 45 done-Amalia 1
Thanggati no 42-3 done 0
Katthang no 63-65 done-Amalia 0
Panyjima no 169 done 0
Ngarinyeri yes 46 done-Amalia 1
Kurrama no done-Dan 0
Yingkarta no Done-Claire 0
Githabul No 15 Done-Amalia 0
Gunya yes 324 Done-Amalia 1
Kunjen No 92 Done- 0
WesternTorres yes K85c 82 done 1
Wakaya yes done 1
Yindjilindji no done 0
Bandjalang N/A Done-Amalia 0
Ngaatjatjara yes 55 done 1
Arrernte No 182 0
Kokatha No 3 0
Karajarri Yes 227 Done-Amalia 1
Pitjantjatjara Yes Y 22 1
Ritharrngu Yes 45 Done-Amalia 1
Warrgamay No 45 Done-Amalia 0
Warluwarra no Done-Amalia 0
Warnman Yes 33 Done-Amalia 1
Djapu no 0
Bilinarra no 6.1 done 0
Wiradjuri no info done x
Aghu-Tharnggala No info 67 Y2 x
Narungga Yes 74 done 1
Tharrkari No 16 0
Wajarri Yes 77 1
Warungu no 253-61 0
Adnyamathanha Y2
Yagua yes Payne and Payne 1990:361 Daniel Smith
Baniwa yes Ramirez 2001 Patience Epps