Talk:Object–verb–subject

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Rarest?[edit]

There seems to be a lot of contradiction as to what the rarest word order is, either OVS or OSV. This article states OVS is the rarest, while the article Word Order says OSV is the rarest. I have found various (professional-seeming) sources that give one or the other. Which is it? Suggest deleting statement this article of OVS rarity until both articles can be knowledgably coordinated. 198.45.18.38 (talk) 23:22, 26 June 2009 (UTC)

Arabic language can have OVS(look to qoran)typology,for example:nawatan qata' al qittu=a nut(-accusative suffix)cutted the cat(-nominative suffix).نواةً قطعَ القطُ[edit]

Arabic language can have OVS(look to qoran)typology,for example:nawatan qata' al qittu=a nut(-accusative suffix)cutted the cat(-nominative suffix).نواةً قطعَ القطُ

Humanbyrace (talk) 11:31, 4 December 2009 (UTC)

As for Japanese language, there are sometimes using OVS in speaking[edit]

For example: Ringo-ha tabe-ta-yo? Watashi-ga. (As for the apple, I ate already.)
or: Yaki-Ringo-wo tsukuri-mashi-ta-yo, Watashi-ga-ne. (*I* made baked apple.)

--115.162.182.70 (talk) 19:56, 9 October 2013 (UTC)