Syntax Files D2

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  1. ergative
    subject of transitive verb
  2. absolutive
    • subject of intransitive verb
    • direct object of transitive verb
  3. morphologically ergative
    • treats subject of intransitive verb and direct object of transitive verb the same way
    • distinguishes them from subject of transitive verb
  4. syntactically ergative
    • does not involve grammatical linking
    • treats subject of intransitive verb and direct object of transitive verb the same way
    • distinguishes them from subject of transitive verb
  5. split ergativity
    combination of ergative-absolutive and nominative-accusative case marking
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Syntax Files 3rd Test D2
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