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Title: The Aspect System in GÇ ui : With Special Reference to Postural Features (Natural History of Communication among the Central Kalahari San)
Authors: NAKAGAWA, Hirosi
Keywords: Aspect
Posture verb
Khoisan
Issue Date: Mar-2016
Publisher: The Research Committee for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Journal title: African study monographs. Supplementary issue.
Volume: 52
Start page: 119
End page: 134
Abstract: This study presents a new analysis of the aspect system of GÇ ui, the Western Kalahari Khoe branch, the Khoe-Kwadi family. Topics to be discussed include a Khoisan areal typological property of the GÇ ui aspect system, a set of semantic features for an adequate description of the nine aspect markers attested in GÇ ui, an interpretation of the unexpected semantic extensions of two progressive markers, and the importance of posture verbs in the evolution of the GÇ ui aspect system.
DOI: 10.14989/207691
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2433/207691
Appears in Collections:52(Natural History of Communication among the Central Kalahari San)

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