SOAS Research Online

A Free Database of the Latest Research by SOAS Academics and PhD Students

[skip to content]

Guérois, Rozenn (2017) 'Conditional constructions in Cuwabo.' Studies in African Linguistics, 46 (1&2). pp. 193-212.

[img]
Preview
Text - Published Version
Download (706kB) | Preview

Abstract

This paper provides a syntactico-semantic characterisation of conditional structures in Cuwabo, a Bantu language spoken in northern Mozambique. The different types of conditionals attested in the language are compared on the basis of several parameters such as semantic interpretation (including degrees of hypotheticality), morphological marking of conditionality, time reference, and interaction with the tense/aspect system.

Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: conditional, Cuwabo, Bantu
SOAS Departments & Centres: Legacy Departments > Languages of the Wider World CETL
Copyright Statement: This is the published version of record. For information on re-use, please refer to the publisher’s terms and conditions.
Date Deposited: 05 Nov 2016 12:46
URI: https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/22861

Altmetric Data

There is no Altmetric data currently associated with this item.

Statistics

Download activity - last 12 months
Downloads since deposit
8Downloads
106Hits
Accesses by country - last 12 months
Accesses by referrer - last 12 months

Repository staff only

Edit Item Edit Item