Modes in Dényá Discourse

Statement of Responsibility:
Abangma, Samson Negbo
Series Issue:
79
Date:
1987
Publisher:
Summer Institute of Linguistics
Publisher Place:
Dallas
Part Of Series:
Summer Institute of Linguistics Publications in Linguistics 79
Extent:
xii, 123 pages
Publication Status:
Published
Table of Contents:

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Abbreviations and Symbols

Map

1. Preliminary Considerations
1.1 The Denya Language and People
1.2 The Present Study

2. The Modes 2.1 The Structure of the Verb
2.2 The Modes
2.3 Summary

3. Modes in Narrative Discourse
3.1 The Internal Structure of a Narrative Text
3.2 The Use of the Modes in Narrative Discourse
3.3 Summary

4. Modes in Procedural Discourse
4.1 The Internal Structure of a Procedural Text
4.2 The Use of Modes in Procedural Discourse 4.3 Summary

5. Modes in Expository Discourse
5.1 The Internal Structure of an Expository Text
5.2 The Use of Modes in Expository Discourse
5.3 Summary

6. Modes in Hortatory Discourse
6.1 The Internal Structure of a Hortatory Text
6.2 The Use of Modes in Hortatory Discourse
6.3 Hierarchy of the Injunctions

7. Conclusion

Appendix A: Phonology, Noun Classes, Order Typology

Appendix B: Texts

Bibliography

Country:
Cameroon
Subject Languages:
Content Language:
Field:
Work Type:
Subject:
Discourse analysis
Mood (grammatical)
Nature of Work:
Entry Number:
8761