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  • Language Maintenance And Language Renewal Among Cherokee People in Oklahoma 

    Brooks, Barbara J. (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    There was a time in the Americas when many very different languages were spoken by the diverse native peoples. This situation changed rapidly as waves of colonizing Europeans arrived, containing and controlling the native ...
  • A Bibliography on Incorporation and Polysynthesis in Native American and Paleosiberian Languages 

    de Reuse, Willem J. (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    This is a bibliography of materials relevant to the phenomena called incorporation and polysynthesis in the linguistic literature on Native American and Paleosiberian languages. The items are classified by area and family.
  • Syllable Boundary Demarcation In Hualapai And Havasuapai 

    Berardo, Marcellino (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    This investigation focuses on syllable boundary demarcation in Hualapai and Havasupai, Native American Indian languages spoken in Northern Arizona. In an attempt to understand better the nature of the syllable, allophonic ...
  • Proto-ALGIC IV: Nouns 

    Proulx, Paul (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    In Proto-Algic, a primary noun stem often ends in a derivational final, a secondary one in a nominalizer. Both usually resemble demonstrative pronouns in shape. A dependent noun stem lacks a root, and generally begins in ...
  • Nouns In Tutelo 

    Oliverio, Giulia R. M. (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    My purpose in this paper is to sketch the different features of noun grammar in Tutelo, a Siouan language of the East. A description of derivational processes will not be attempted here though as much more study is required ...
  • A Study of Quantifier Phrases in Thai 

    Deephuengton, Phawadee (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    The structures of quantifier phrases in Thai are studied in the X -Syntax framework (Jackendoff 1977). Syntactic and Semantic arguments are provided to prove that this model remedies the deficiency of traditional and early ...
  • Division Of Labor Between Grammar And Pragmatics Concerning Anaphora 

    Kim, Sun-Hee (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    This paper addresses the problem of the distribution and interpretation of the Korean long-distance anaphor caki and its pronominal counterpart ku. The first part of this paper reviews previous analyses and shows that the ...
  • Spatial Expressions In Sinhala: Appearance of Verb Forms 

    Tilakaratne, Sunanda (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    Most of the studies done on locative constructions in many languages show the relationship between the figure and the ground in terms of geometrical and/or topological terms. This paper shows that in Sinhala the locative ...
  • Locative Inversion In Cantonese 

    Mok, Sui-Sang (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    This paper proposes that locative inversion is a widespread syntactic process in Cantonese. The sentence-initial locative phrases in the Locative Inversion sentences are argued to be subjects which come from the postverbal ...
  • The Case Of Subjects In The Romance Causative 

    Rosen, Sara Thomas (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    This paper addresses the problem of the realization of the subject embedded under the Romance causative verb. There is ample evidence that the subject appears inside the embedded VP complement of the causative, and is Case ...
  • The Brahmi Family Of Scripts And Hangul: Alphabets or Syllabaries? 

    Unknown author (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    A great deal of disagreement exists as to whether the writing systems of the Brahmi family of scripts and the Hangul script of Korea should be classified as alphabets or syllabaries. In fact, each system exhibits a significant ...
  • Retraction In Cariocan Portuguese 

    Reis, Isaias (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    This study deals with retraction in Cariocan speech. I start by briefly explaining the purposes of this work, and mentioning some literature related to this phenomena not specifically in this same dialect, but in Brazilian ...
  • Some Issues In Japanese Accent 

    Miner, Kenneth L. (University of Kansas. Linguisitcs Graduate Student Association, 1992-01-01)
    Previous treatments of Japanese accent have regarded accent as a diacritic feature on the basis of which pitch patterns are predicted by general rules. I will show here that there are reasons for regarding pitch as inherently ...

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