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The phonetics of tone in Saramaccan
(John Benjamins, 2006)
This paper presents the results of a preliminary investigation of the phonetics of tone in Saramaccan, an Atlantic creole spoken in Surinam. Saramaccan has traditionally been described as exhibiting a lexical contrast ...
The interface between Syntax and Semantics
Spatial reference in Yukatek Maya: a survey
(Cambridge University Press, 2006)
It has been shown that spatial concepts are particularly richly lexicalized in some Mayan languages (see Brown, this volume, on Tzeltal, and references there on Tzotzil, Mam, and other members of the family). Together ...
(Marshall Cavendish Reference, 2006)