The Functions of ‘lëë’ in Xanica Zapotec Narrative Discourse with Some Implications for Comparative Zapotec

Statement of Responsibility:
Piper, Michael J
Date:
1995
Publisher:
Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.
Part Of Series:
SIL Mexico Workpapers 11
Extent:
pages 67-78
Description:
An initial analysis of the discourse functions of “lëë” in Santiago Xanica Zapotec narrative discourse. Functions include discourse cohesion, peak marking and participant tracking. The author also compares functions of a similar particle that occurs in several other Zapotec variants.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Subject:
Discourse markers
Discourse analysis
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Entry Number:
10873