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Title: The Morphosyntax of Complement-Head Sequences
Subtitle: Clause Structure and Word Order Patterns in Kwa
Written By: Enoch Oladé Aboh
URL: www.us.oup.com/us/catalog/general/subject/Linguistics/SyntaxMorphology/?view=usa&ci=019515990X
Series Title: Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax
Description:

This is the first book on the syntax of a Niger-Conger language family, which includes most of the languages of sub-Saharan Africa. Aboh, who is a native speaker of one of the languages (Gungbe) discussed, analyzes different aspects of the syntax of the "Kwa" language group. Aboh also suggests how grammatical pictures for these languages can shed some light on Universal Grammar in general.

Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Syntax
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0195159896
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 392
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 019515990X
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 392
Prices: $45.00