Participant Accessibility in Yalálag Zapotec

Statement of Responsibility:
Newberg, Ronald
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Date:
1987
Publisher:
Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.
Part Of Series:
SIL Mexico Workpapers 9
Extent:
pages 12-25
Description:
An analysis (using Givón’s method of measuring participant accessibility) of various syntactic devices used to mark participants in a folk story of Yalálag Zapotec. The author claims that the participant with the greatest prominence tends to be marked as more accessible.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Subject:
Participant orientation
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Entry Number:
10859