Floating agreement and information structure

MyBook is a cheap paperback edition of the original book and will be sold at uniform, low price.

Buy this article

Price: £15.00+Taxes
Add to favourites

The case of Sanzhi Dargwa

The full text of this article is not currently available.

Data & Media loading...


Full text loading...


Amha, Azeb
2007 Questioning forms in Zargulla. In Rainer Voigt (ed.), From beyond the Mediterranean. Akten des 7. Internationalen Semitohamitistenkongresses, Berlin, 13-15. September 2004, 197–210. Aachen: Shaker Verlag.
2010 From gender identification to assertion: On the use of -tte and -tta in Zargulla, an endangered Omotic language. Journal of West African Languages37. 57–73.
Anderson, Gregory D.S
2006Auxiliary verb constructions. Oxford: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280315.001.0001
Andersen, Henning
1987 From auxiliary to desinence. In Martin Harris & Paolo Ramat (eds.), Historical development of auxiliaries, 1–52. Berlin: De Gruyter.
Corbett, Greville
2006Agreement. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Crysmann, Berthold
2006 Floating affixes in Polish. In Stefan Müller (ed.), Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar, Varna, 123–139. Stanford, CA: CSLI Publications.
Curnow, Timothy J
2000 Towards a cross-linguistic typology of copula constructions. In John Henderson (ed.), Proceedings of the 1999 conference of the Australian Linguistic Society. (30 November 2015).
Cysouw, Michael
2003Towards a typology of pronominal cliticization , Presentation atthe ALT V conference. Cagliari.
Dalrymple, Mary
& Irina Nikolaeva 2011Objects and information structure. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/CBO9780511993473
Dik, Simon C. , Maria E. Hoffmann , Jan R. de Jong , Sie I. Djiang , Harry Stroomer & Lourens de Vries
1981 On the typology of focus phenomena. In Theunis A. Hoekstra , Harry van der Hulst & Michael Jozef Moortgat (eds.), Perspectives on functional grammar, 41–74. Dordrecht: Foris.
Dixon, Robert M.W
2010Basic linguistic theory Vol. 2: Grammatical topics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Drubig, H. Bernhard & Wolfram Schaffar
2001 Focus constructions. In Martin Haspelmath , Ekkehard König , Wulf Oesterreicher & Wolfgang Raible (eds.), Language typology and language universals: An international handbook, 1078–1104. Berlin: De Gruyter.
Embick, David
1995 Mobile inflections in Polish. Proceedings NELS25. 127–142.
Forker, Diana
. In Preparation. Grammatical relations in Sanzhi Dargwa. In Balthasar Bickel & Alena Witzlack-Makarevich (eds.) Handbook of grammatical relations. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
Frascarelli, Mara
& Annarita Puglielli. 2007. Focus markers and universal grammar. In Azeb Amha , Maarten Mous & Graziano Savà (eds.) Cushitic and Omotic languages: Proceedings of the fourth International Conference on Cushitic and Omotic Languages (Leiden, 10–12 April 2003), 119–134. Cologne: Rüdiger Köppe Verlag.
Gerdel, Florence L. & Marianna C. Slocum
1976 Páez discourse, paragraph and sentence structure. In Robert E. Longacre & Frances Woods (eds.), Discourse grammar: Studies in indigenous languages of Colombia, Panama, and Ecuador, 259–443. Dallas: SIL and the University of Texas at Arlington.
Haig, Geoffrey
2013 The subject/object asymmetry in bound person indexing: Diachronic and discourse considerations. Presentation atthe workshop Agreement in discourse , University of Bamberg, February 1-2, 2013.
Harris, Alice C
2001 Focus and universal principles governing simplification of cleft structures. In Jan Terje Faarlund (ed.), Grammatical relations in change, 159–170. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/slcs.56.07har
2002Endoclitics and the origins of Udi morphosyntax. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Harris, Alice C. & Lyle Campbell
1995Historical syntax in cross-linguistic perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/CBO9780511620553
Heine, Bernd & Mechthild Reh
1984Grammaticalization and reanalysis in African languages. Hamburg: Buske.
Helmbrecht, Johannes
1996 The syntax of personal agreement in East Caucasian languages. Sprachtypologie und Universalienforschung49. 127–148.
Kalinina, Elena & Nina Sumbatova
2007 Clause structure and verbal forms in Nakh-Daghestanian. In Irina Nikolaeva (ed.), Finiteness, 183–249. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Kazenin, Konstantin
1998 On patient demotion in Lak. In Leonid Kulikov & Heinz Vater (eds.), Typology of verbal categories, 95–115. Tübingen: Niemeyer.
2002 Focus in Daghestanian and word order typology. Linguistic Typology6. 289–316.
2013Sintaksis sovremennogo lakskogo jazyka. Makhachkala: Aleph.
Lambrecht, Knud
2001 A framework for the analysis of cleft constructions. Linguistics39. 463–516. doi: 10.1515/ling.2001.021
Maas, Utz
2004 ‘‘Finite’’ and ‘‘nonfinite’’ from a typological perspective. Linguistics42. 359–385. doi: 10.1515/ling.2004.012
Meinunger, André
1998 Topicality and agreement. In Michael Darnell , Edith A. Moravcsik , Michael Noonan , Frederick J. Newmeyer & Kathleen Wheatley (eds.), Functionalism and formalism in linguistics. Volume II. Case studies, 203–219. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/slcs.42.12mei
Mushin, Ilana
2006 Motivations for second position: Evidence from North-Central Australia. Linguistic Typology10. 287–326. doi: 10.1515/LINGTY.2006.010
Nikolaeva, Irina
1999 Object agreement, grammatical relations, and information structure. Studies in Language23. 341–386. doi: 10.1075/sl.23.2.05nik
2001 Secondary topic as a relation in information structure. Linguistics39. 1–50. doi: 10.1515/ling.2001.006
Pustet, Regina
2005Copulas: Universals in the categorization of the lexicon. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Saeed, John
1984The syntax of topic and focus in Somali. Hamburg: Buske.
Schulze, Wolfgang
2007Personalität in den ostkaukasischen Sprachen . Munich Working Papers in Cognitive Typology 4, IATS University of Munich.
Schulze, Wolfgang. Ms
. The origin of personal agreement clitics in Caucasian Albanian and Udi. University of Munich.
Shimoyama, Junko
1999 Internally headed relative clauses in Japanese and E-type anaphora. Journal of East Asian Linguistics8. 147–182. doi: 10.1023/A:1008338020411
Siewierska, Anna
2004Person. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/CBO9780511812729
Sumbatova, Nina
2011 Person hierarchies and the problem of person marker origin in Dargwa: facts and diachronic problems. In Gilles Authier & Timur Maisak (eds.), Tense, aspect, modality and finiteness in East Caucasian languages, 131–160. Bochum: Brockmeyer.
2013Tipologičeskoe i diaxroničeskoe issledovanie morfosintaksisa (na primere jazykov darginskoj gruppy). Moscow: RGGU doctoral dissertation.
Tosco, Mauro
2002 A whole lotta focusin’ goin’ on: Information packaging in Somali texts. Studies in African Linguistics31. 27–53.
Tseng, Jesse
2009 A formal model of grammaticalization in Slavic past tense constructions. InCurrent issues in unity and diversity of languages, 749–762. Collection of the papers selected from the CIL 18, Korea University in Seoul.
Witzlack-Makarevich, Alena & Giorgio Iemmolo
2013 When is there agreement? Typologizing suspension restrictions on agreement. Presentation at the ALT10 conference , Leipzig, August 15-18, 2013.
Xajdakov, S.M
1986 Logičeskoe udarenie i členenie predloženij (dagestanskie dannye). InAktual’nye problemy dagestansko-naxksogo jazykoznanija, 79–96. IJa AN SSSR: Makhachkala.
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address