Grammatical features

Grammatical features
In the N-Mw phrase the qualifying numeral always precedes the measure word.
No function word is used between the numeral and the measure word in an N-Mw phrase.
An N-Mw phrase can be reduplicated when necessary.
The stress of an N-Mw phrase normally falls on the numeral in pronunciation.
An N-Mw phrase can take a modifier before it.

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