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Except the point concerning n, the copular, existential, and action verbs show uniformity in the encoding of past time.
In the descriptions for Bands 5, 4, and 1 in (10e, f, and i), we see a copular verb and predicate adjective: e.g., "the format may be inappropriate in places".
It is interesting to note that genetic algebras (gametic, zygotic, copular, train, Bernstein, etc.) do not satisfy the properties of Jordan algebra but the left almost algebra becomes a Jordan algebra.
Ante todo, la alternancia copular expone diferencias significativas entre dos predicados estativos con propiedades e implicaciones semanticas divergentes; por otro lado, determina la consecuente distribucion complementaria de los potenciales predicados adjetivales con distintas propiedades formales.
Copular clauses show flexible ordering of subject and predicate phrase, but the copula, when present, is preceded immediately by its complement in all but a few examples:
Este proceso ha sido filmado, y a las parejas que van a copular por primera vez, se les presenta este panda-video-porno, no tanto para que lo vean, sino con la idea de que los sonidos del acto sexual los "orienten." (Alsop, 2013) Una vez prenada, la panda es frecuente que de a luz gemelos, pero dadas las condiciones imperantes en la vida silvestre, la madre cuida del bebe que mas posibilidades tiene de sobrevivir y abandona al mas debil.
Chapter 5 compares a short list of general characteristics of English-based Caribbean creoles--mostly morphosyntactic (e.g., frequent use of topicalizers, serialization, copular constructions, and TMA system)--to similar linguistic features in North Arawakan languages.
All the verbs in (5) are in (the single) simplex Past tense, and only the first clause has a subject, the noun imut 'confrontation', following the existential copular haya '(there) was'.
[29] estimate generalized densities using copular models, which consider the dependence between the multiple modalities.
levis es sexual, hecho corroborado al evaluar 30 hembras virgenes (sin copular), de las cuales solo dos ovipositaron huevos inviables.
?Ismaelillo nunca o apenas mirado por su padre o Ismael demasiado mirado por su hijo/padre?) para copular con su hijo militar, "incestuous fantasy" (85) cuyas resonancias politicas, desde mi punto de vista--y por esas mismas "clues inscribed on the pages of Granma" que invitan a pensar "how are we therefore to read the presence of the father ...