Discourse Strategies in Southeastern Tepehuan

Statement of Responsibility:
Willett, Thomas L
Date:
1987
Publisher:
Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.
Part Of Series:
SIL Mexico Workpapers 8
Extent:
pages 30-98
Description:
An initial study of the grammatical structure of Southeastern Tepehuan discourse, focusing on how clauses and sentences are joined to form paragraph and discourse level units of texts. Topics discussed include lexical and grammatical markers of constituency, cohesion and prominence. The author argues that three levels of discourse thematicity are evident in this language.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Subject:
Discourse analysis
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Entry Number:
10900