2006-01-01Konferenzveröffentlichung DOI: 10.18452/13430
Sentence-medial adverbials in Buli (Gur, Northern Ghana)
Philosophische Fakultät II
Research on adverbials in sentence-medial position in the North- Ghanaian Gur language Buli suggests that the language offers two divergent slots for adverbials between subject and verb. Special attention is paid to the group of sentence-medial deictic temporal adverbials. While they have the potential to develop into tense markers, this process seems to depend on special information structural conditions.