Ngizim fieldnotes

  • This chapter presents field notes of the West Chadic language Ngizim, spoken in North-East Nigeria. In Ngizim, subject focus is indicated by subject inversion, whereas the word order of sentences with focused non-subjects can remain unchanged. The goal of the field work was to find out more about focus marking in Ngizim.

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Author:Mira Grubic
ISSN:1614-4708 (print)
ISSN:1866-4725 (online)
Parent Title (German):Interdisciplinary studies on information structure : ISIS ; working papers of the SFB 632
Document Type:Article
Year of Completion:2011
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ąt Potsdam
Release Date:2011/01/04
Tag:Ngizim; information structure
First Page:1
Last Page:76
Source:Grubic, Mira et al.: Linguistic Fieldnotes I: Information Structure in different African Languages. - Potsdam : Univ.-Verl., 2010 - (Interdisciplinary studies on information structure ; 13). - S. 1 - 76
RVK - Regensburg Classification:ER 300
Organizational units:Zentrale und wissenschaftliche Einrichtungen / Sonderforschungsbereich 632 - Informationsstruktur
Dewey Decimal Classification:4 Sprache / 40 Sprache / 400 Sprache
Collections:Universit├Ąt Potsdam / Schriftenreihen / Interdisciplinary studies on information structure : ISIS ; working papers of the SFB 632, ISSN 1866-4725 / ISIS (2010) 13
Licence (German):License LogoKeine Nutzungslizenz vergeben - es gilt das deutsche Urheberrecht