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2007-10-22Teil eines Buches
About the Harmony Disposition of Lelemi Affixes
The aim of this paper is to give further insight into the vowel harmonizing properties of Lelemi affixes as it has well-known for 40 years that "very many of the Kwa languages (...) have vowel harmony of (...) the CROSS-HEIGHT ...
2010-01-01Teil eines Buches
The relation between focus and theticity in the Tuu family
The paper presents fi rst results of the documentation of Tuu languages regarding information structure, based on the analysis of coherent texts, partly supplemented by elicitated utterances. Unmarked clauses display a ...
To be or not to be?
About the copula system in Buli (Gur)
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 ...