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Name: Yong-Min  Shin
Institution: Gyeongsang National University
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State and/or Country: Germany   
Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Syntax
Typology
Specialty: German, korean, yucatec maya
Subject Language(s): Itzá
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Direkte Und Indirekte Partizipation
 Person Prominence and Relation Prominence: On the typology of syntactic relations with special reference to Yucatec Maya
 Person prominence and relation prominence
 Direkte und indirekte Partizipation
 Studies on Grammaticalization
 Form and Function in Language Research



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