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Polarity: polarity

Value : Neg Pos

Neg: negative

In Naija, function words which are used to negate are marked with the Polarity feature. This typically applies to some particles and auxiliaries.


Pos: positive

Positive polarity (affirmativeness) is rarely, encoded using overt morphology. Naija uses it to distinguish response interjections yes and no.


Polarity in other languages: [bej] [bg] [bm] [cs] [el] [en] [es] [et] [fi] [fr] [ga] [gd] [gub] [hy] [jaa] [ky] [pcm] [qpm] [ru] [sl] [sv] [tn] [tr] [tt] [u] [uk] [urj]