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WH-interrogatives + ˣ um + NEGATIVE.

If ˣ m + negative is added to -e forms, we got `no-WH' type expressions. The same construction, involving a negative verb, can also occur:

Note that for `nothing' we get ɧ onnum ille `nothing' (`not even one thing.') The literal meaning of ˣ ɧ -um ille is `not even' and used with NOUNS instead of e- forms, it has this meaning:



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