A Preliminary Catalog of Focus Devices in Mixtecan Languages

Statement of Responsibility:
Hollenbach, Barbara E
Date:
1995
Publisher:
Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.
Part Of Series:
SIL Mexico Workpapers 11
Extent:
pages 1-16
Description:
A preliminary catalogue of focus devices in the Mixtecan family of languages. Devices described include simple fronting to the preverbal position and various embellishments of fronted elements, such as heightening the separation of the preverbal constituent, marking the constituent for prominence, or using a cleft construction.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Subject:
Discourse structure
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Entry Number:
10899