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Non-spatial setting in Nungon

Sarvasy, Hannah


The Finisterre-Huon Papuan language Nungon, like related languages, shows fusion of tense marking with number marking. Nungon is remarkable among Finisterre-Huon languages for an aspectual distinction conflated with evidentiality, and for the development of a formally marked realis Remote Future tense inflection with a formally unmarked irrealis counterpart. This paper presents the entire Nungon verbal inflectional system, including tense, aspect, status, subject and object indexing,...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
Source: STUF - Language Typology and Universals
DOI: 10.1515/stuf-2014-0021
Access Rights: Open Access


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