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Location as Subject in Yalálag Zapotec

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2012
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pages 221-239
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Este artículo describe construcciones gramaticales que involucran verbos posicionales en Zapoteco de Yalálag, con énfasis en una construcción particular (conocida como "hosting"), en la cual el terreno semántico (ubicación) es considerado el sujeto gramatical.
This paper describes grammatical constructions involving positional verbs in Yalálag Zapotec, with focus on a particular construction (known as “hosting”) in which the semantic ground (location) is realized as the grammatical subject.
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Lillehaugen, Brook Danielle; Sonnenschein, Aaron Huey, eds., Expressing location in Zapotec. Studies in Native American Linguistics 61; Münich, Germany: LINCOM GmbH. 9783895861550
Entry Number:
53374