Quirky Subjects in Lahpet

Quirky subject is a term used to refer to phrases that are subjects of verbs, but don’t take the normal case marking associated with subjects. They’re common with subjects whose roles aren’t 100% canonical agent-of-transitive-verb roles, things like experiencers or accidental actors.    Lahpet verb arguments aren’t case-marked and subject and object can move pretty… Continue reading Quirky Subjects in Lahpet