Complex predicates and bipartite stems in Skou
I examine a range of complex predicates, searching for ones that might be called 'bipartite stems' in Skou, a language of New Guinea. First I draw a tentative distinction between serial verb constructions and N+V predicates on the one hand, and 'true' bipartite stems on the other, while pointing out some complications involved in making this division. Following this I examine the range of stems that can possibly be called 'bipartite stems', and those that certainly can be, concluding that the...[Show more]
|Collections||ANU Research Publications|
|Source:||Studies in Language|
|01_Donohue_Complex_predicates_and_2008.pdf||354.08 kB||Adobe PDF||Request a copy|
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.