Fact-type complements in Gbe and the Surinamese Creoles

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Migge, Bettina; Donald, Donald;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.lingua.2012.03.006
  • Subject: compléments | [ SHS.LANGUE ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Linguistics | Grammaticalization | [SHS.LANGUE]Humanities and Social Sciences/Linguistics | substrat africain | grammaticalisation | Fact-type complements | Complementation | Substrate influence | Quotative

Although several researchers have suggested that fact-type complementation in the Surinamese Creoles is modeled on that of their main input languages, the Gbe languages, we still lack precise information on the extent of the similarities and differences. In this paper w... View more