A Reference Grammar of Tamazight: a comparative study of the by Ernest T. Abdel-Massih

Tarmazight Phonologv - IZ- - - - [ly] X A. # is:frhi is:fhmi 5. /u/----------- urns ufiy idrus ifs:us 6. /u/---------[ [0I / / idur at :bdud adimyur lxudrt he made me happy he made me understand I painted I found It (m) is little It (m) is light he turned you (s) will share he will grow up vegetables I I I I I I I I I I I I I I 7.

23 & ,# & m I . - . '- Tamazight NT I I m 4 -r 1 On I Cz -ir -cz t-. L . lL A. j. C i'. L GIjLAAL. 1. a-L3 -V L0 kJr:1 I C. s. (rn/f) I nvariable Examples: hdaevs war:yal 11 rials hdas ntfanast11cw ts~ta w~a~yal19 rials tsqbta's ntfhnast 19 cows D. s. (m/f) :I invariable Examples: st:a wrin 1:qil 26 boys tmanya utlatin ntad:art 38 houses tsq my:a uxmsa usbqin l:eil 975 boys alf ust:a ust:in ntad:art 1066 houses Remarks: (1) The apocopated series / tlt, rbc, xms, st:, sb', tmn, ts/ is used in the following constructs: sbq snin 7 years rbq my:a 400 sbe alaf 7,000 tlt mlayn 3,000,000 (2) The numerals 11-19 have two forms.

Three rials. do you have? One cow. Two cows. Three cows. 23 & ,# & m I . - . '- Tamazight NT I I m 4 -r 1 On I Cz -ir -cz t-. L . lL A. j. C i'. L GIjLAAL. 1. a-L3 -V L0 kJr:1 I C. s. (rn/f) I nvariable Examples: hdaevs war:yal 11 rials hdas ntfanast11cw ts~ta w~a~yal19 rials tsqbta's ntfhnast 19 cows D. s. (m/f) :I invariable Examples: st:a wrin 1:qil 26 boys tmanya utlatin ntad:art 38 houses tsq my:a uxmsa usbqin l:eil 975 boys alf ust:a ust:in ntad:art 1066 houses Remarks: (1) The apocopated series / tlt, rbc, xms, st:, sb', tmn, ts/ is used in the following constructs: sbq snin 7 years rbq my:a 400 sbe alaf 7,000 tlt mlayn 3,000,000 (2) The numerals 11-19 have two forms.

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