Does ergative mark discourse functions of focus/unexpectedness?

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Nominal Categories - Case and adpositions
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Languages

Language Feature Status Grammatical Notes Source Created By Etymology Notes General Notes Phylogenetic Code
Bardi yes done-Claire 1
Yugambeh Y?
Yorta Yorta no done 0
Yir Yoront Done-Dan
Yindjibarndi n/a 54, 1 done-Dan 0
Yidiny no done-Catherine 0
Yanyuwa no 35 Done-Austin 0
Yandruwandha no 77-9 Done-Dan 0
Yan-nhangu not yet
Yalarnnga no 19-20 Done-Dan 0
Woiwurrung no info done-Amalia x
Wirangu No 49 done 0
Wemba-Wemba no H 29-30 done-Amalia 0
Warumungu No 19-21 done-Amalia 0
Warlpiri no info done 0
Wangkumara no info done X
Walmajarri not done yet Done-Claire X
Uradhi No 339 Y 0
Paakantyi no Y-Hannah 0
Pitta-Pitta No 193 Done-Amalia 0
Pintupi no info done-Hannah x
Nyungar no info done x
Nyangumarta no done 0
Nhanta no Done-Hannah 0
Ngiyambaa no info Done-Emily x
Ngayawang No info done-Amalia x
Muruwari no info Done-Dan x
Mpakwithi
Mayi-Yapi No 40-42, 49 done 0
Martuthunira n/a 63-99 done 0
Marrgany No 307 Done-Amalia 0
Kuuk Thaayorre Yes 168 Done-Amalia 1
Kuku Yalanji no info Done-Jessica x
Kugu-Nganhcara No 390 done-Amalia 0
Kaurna No info done-Amalia x
Kalkatungu no 42 Done-Dan 0
Jaru no info Done-Amalia x
Guugu-Yimidhirr yes 49 Done-Amalia 1
Gureng Gureng no info Done-Amalia x
Gupapuyngu
Gumbaynggirr no 256 done-Amalia 0
Gugu-Badhun no done-Jessica 0
Yuwaalaraay No 39 0
Dyirbal No 42 done-Amalia 0
Duungidjawu no 28-29 done 0
Djinang Yes 49 Done-Amalia 1
Djabugay done
Diyari no info done-Hannah x
Dharuk
Dharawal no info done-Hannah w Dhurga) x
Darkinyung no 52 done 0
Bularnu no info Done-Austin x
Biri no info done-Jessica x
Bidjara-Gungabula n/a done-Jessica 0
Batyala no info Done-Amalia x
Arabana no Done-Dan 0
Alyawarr no info done X
Nyikina yes done-Claire 1
Yawuru Y-Claire
Ngarinyin
Yulparija no info 44 Done-Amalia x
Wathawurrung no 72 done 0
Mathi-Mathi no 81 done-Amalia 0
Hunter River and Lake Macquarie no 27 done-Amalia 0
Thanggati no 12 done 0
Katthang no 31 done-Amalia 0
Panyjima n/a 138 done 0
Ngarinyeri No info done-Amalia x
Kurrama n/a done-Dan 0
Yingkarta no Done-Claire 0
Githabul No 13 Done-Amalia 0
Gunya No 307 Done-Amalia 0
Kunjen No 30 Done- 0
WesternTorres yes? K85a 108 done 1
Wakaya no done 0
Yindjilindji no info done x
Bandjalang No 57 Done-Amalia 0
Ngaatjatjara No 35 done 0
Arrernte No 127 0
Kokatha no info 53 x
Karajarri No 115 Done-Amalia 0
Pitjantjatjara No G 56 0
Ritharrngu No 35 Done-Amalia 0
Warrgamay No 28 Done-Amalia 0
Warluwarra no 889 Done-Amalia 0
Warnman No 15 Done-Amalia 0
Jingulu yes done 1
Wambaya done X
Bunuba done X
Nyulnyul no done? 0
Warrwa yes done 1
Worrorra n/a done 0
Garrwa no info done X
Gooniyandi done X
Djapu no info x
Bilinarra no info done x
Wiradjuri no info done x
Aghu-Tharnggala No info 52 Y2 x
Narungga No info done x
Tharrkari No 25 0
Wajarri No 40 0
Warungu no 187-90 0
Adnyamathanha Y2