The Apalaí Phrase

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Edition:
Preliminary Analysis
Date:
2009
Date Created:
1966
Publisher:
Associação Internacional de Linguística, SIL – Brasil
Publisher Place:
Anápolis GO Brasil
Extent:
17 pages
Description:
The Apalaí phrase comprises a class of constructions which are more than a single word and potentially less than a clause. There are several main phrase types which differ according to their internal structure and their distribution within the clause. The scope of this paper is the description of Apalaí phrase structures and the function of the phrase within a clause.
Publication Status:
Published
Table of Contents:
0. Introduction -- 1. The Nominal phrases -- 1.1. Possession phrase -- 1.2. Modifier phrase -- 1.3. Accompaniment phrase -- 1.4. Descriptive phrase -- 1.5. Attributive phrase -- 1.6. Instrument phrase -- 1.7. Occupational phrase -- 1.8. Simple Nominal phrase -- 2. The Verb phrases -- 2.1. Independent phrase -- 2.2. Auxiliary phrase -- 2.3. Ideophone phrase -- 3. The Relator-axis phrase -- 4. The Particle phrase -- 5. The Postpositional particles
Country:
Brazil
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Subject:
verb phrase
relator-axis and particle phrases
postpositional particles
nominal phrase
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Entry Number:
41492