Difference between revisions of "Central Kurdish and English/Contrastive Grammar"

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* {{transferTest|ckb|eng|پیاوەکە|the man}}
* {{transferTest|ckb|eng|پیاوەکە|the man}}
*: {{transferMorphTest|miq|eng|yang{{tag|prn}}{{tag|p1}} wîna{{tag|n}} kalila{{tag|n}} piras{{tag|v}}{{tag|p1}}{{tag|neg}} | I{{tag|prn}}{{tag|p1}} eat{{tag|vblex}}{{tag|p1}}{{tag|pres}} meat{{tag|n}} and{{tag|cnjcoo}}}} chicken{{tag|n}}
*: {{transferMorphTest|ckb|eng|پیاوەکە{{tag|n}}{{tag|ind}}{{tag|sg}}|the{{tag|det}}{{tag|def}}{{tag|sp}} dog{{tag|n}}{{tag|sg}}}}

Revision as of 10:44, 30 April 2021


Definiteness Marker

In Sorani Kurdish, definiteness is marked by a suffix at the end of a noun instead of a separate determiner.

  • (ckb) پیاوەکە → (eng) the man
    (ckb) پیاوەکە<n><ind><sg> → (eng) the<det><def><sp> dog<n><sg>