The Bantu-Romance connection : a comparative investigation of verbal agreement, DPs, and information structure /

Both Bantu and Romance languages use a V(erb) S(ubject) construction to express thetic ("out-of-the-blue") sentences. Two types of languages can be distinguished within these language families, with respect to the verbal agreement in a thetic VS sentence: in type 1 the verb has default agr...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Other Authors: De Cat, Cécile., Demuth, Katherine.
Format: eBook
Published: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins, ©2008.
Series:Linguistik aktuell ; Bd. 131.