Edward J. Vajda, Elena Kryukova. 2013. Ket.
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Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.
(Available online at http://valpal.info/contributions/kett1243, Accessed on 2022-12-09.)
RE: Ommission of reflexive pronouns
Ket verbs regularly omit the object NP verb externally and also omit the
verb-external reflexive pronoun, but the verb-internal marker that indexes this
valent is never dropped for discourse reasons.
RE: Object omission (NP ommission)
Ket regularly drops its verb-external object NP to background it in discourse.
However, the verb-internal object marker remains regardless of discourse