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PronType: pronominal type

Values: Art Dem Emp Ind Int Neg Prs Rel Tot

This feature applies to Modern Greek pronouns, determiners and adverbs.

Art: article

Article is a special case of determiner that bears the feature of definiteness. Modern Greek has a definite and an indefinite article.

Examples

Dem: demonstrative pronoun, determiner or adverb

They are understood as determiners when they are followed by a noun.

Examples

Pronouns, Determiners

Demonstrative adverbs

Emp: emphatic determiner

Emphatic determiners emphasize the nominal they depend on. There are similarities with reflexive and demonstrative pronouns / determiners.

Examples

Ind: indefinite pronoun, determiner or adverb

They are understood as determiners when they are followed by a noun.

Examples

Pronouns, Determiners

Indefinite adverbs

Int: interrogative pronoun, determiner or adverb

They introduce direct or indirect questions.

Examples:

Pronouns, Determiners

Interogative adverbs

Neg: negative pronoun, determiner or adverb

Negative pronominal words are distinguished from negating particles and from words that inflect for polarity (verbs, adjectives etc.) Those words do not use PronType=Neg, instead they use Polarity=Neg. See the Polarity feature for further details.

Examples:

Pronouns, Determiners

Negative adverbs

Prs: personal pronoun or determiner

Μodern Greek has two types of personal pronouns: strong and weak (clitics), e.g., the weak types του το in του το έδωσα “I gave it to him

Examples

Rel: relative pronoun, determiner or adverb

Pronouns never occur with the noun for which they stand and they cannot be replaced with a synonymous nominal phrase; these facts offer a criterion for setting determiners apart from pronouns. As in many languages, in Modern Greek relative pronouns heavily overlap with interrogatives.

Examples:

Pronouns, Determiners

Relative adverbs

Tot: total (collective) pronoun, determiner or adverb

Examples

Pronouns, Determiners

Collective adverbs


PronType in other languages: [arr] [bej] [bg] [bm] [cs] [el] [en] [fi] [fr] [ga] [gd] [gn] [gub] [gun] [hu] [hy] [it] [kpv] [la] [myu] [pcm] [qpm] [sl] [sv] [tr] [tt] [u] [uk] [urj]