2008-08-11Konferenzveröffentlichung DOI: 10.18452/13418
To be or not to be?
About the copula system in Buli (Gur)
Philosophische Fakultät II
This talk concerns the copula system in Buli, a Ghanaian language which has also been attested in Bahia (Rodrigues 1935, Zwernemann 1968). Special focus will be put on the categorization of two copula-reminiscent elements for which I will propose a discoursepragmatic analysis.