The Fronting of Noun and Adverb Phrases in Mixtec of Tezoatlán

Statement of Responsibility:
Williams, Judith
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Date:
1993
Publisher:
Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.
Part Of Series:
SIL Mexico Workpapers 10
Extent:
pages 85-111
Description:
A discussion of some of the roles that fronting of noun and adverb phrases play in Tezoatlán Mixtec discourse. The author argues that fronting can mark focus, topic change or setting.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Subject:
Discourse structure
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Entry Number:
10862