Stellenbosch Papers in Linguistics

Vol 48 (2017)

Iets kleins/’n Klein ietsie: a festschrift to honour Johan Oosthuizen on the occasion of his retirement

Alexander Andrason & Theresa Biberauer

Table of Contents

Introduction & Acknowledgements

Acknowledgements PDF
Alex Andrason, Theresa Biberauer
Introduction PDF
Theresa Biberauer, Alexander Andrason i-xi

Part I: Afrikaans centre-stage

A note on the periphrastic past in Afrikaans PDF
Jan-Wouter Zwart 1-8
The secret nominal life of Afrikaans intransitive adpositions PDF
Erin Pretorius 9-16
Negative exclamatives in Afrikaans: some initial thoughts PDF
Theresa Biberauer, Jean-Marie Potgieter 17-33
Movement in the Afrikaans left periphery: a view from anti-locality PDF
Robyn Berghoff 35-50
Die slag toe slim sy baas gevang het PDF
Christo van Rensburg 51-66

Part II: Beyond Afrikaans - linguistic diversity in southern Africa

'Ja-nee. No, I'm fine': a note on YES and NO in South Africa PDF
Theresa Biberauer, Marie van Heukelum, Lalia Duke 67-86
Poetry in South African Sign Language: what is different? PDF
Anne Baker 87-92
A preliminary look at negative constructions in South African Sign Language: Question-Answer clauses PDF
Kate Huddlestone 93-104
Nominal marking in Northern Tshwa (Kalahari Khoe) PDF
Anne-Maria Fehn, Admire Phiri 105-122
The name of the fourth river: a small puzzle presented by a fragment of Kora, for Johan Oosthuizen PDF
Menán du Plessis 123-137
The "exotic" nature of ideophones - from Khoekhoe to Xhosa PDF
Alexander Andrason 139-150
Cognate objects of weather verbs in African languages of South Africa – from synchronic variation to a grammaticalization path PDF
Alexander Andrason, Marianna Visser 151-160

Part III: The peculiarities of Germanic

NPE, gender and the countable/mass distinction PDF
Tarald Taraldsen 161-181
There is room at the bottom for small linguistic stuff PDF
Norbert Corver 183-195
A note on root projection and labelling PDF
Jochen Zeller 197-204
Decomposing V2 PDF
Roland Hinterhölzl 205-217

Part IV: Beyond Germanic and Africa - puzzles ancient and modern

Fronting and exhaustive exclusion in Biblical Hebrew PDF
Christo van der Merwe 219-222
At the interface of syntax and prosody: differentiating Left Dislocated and Tripartite Verbless Clauses in Biblical Hebrew PDF
Jacobus Naudé, Cynthia Miller-Naudé 223-238
Grammatical polysemy and grammaticalization in cognitive and generative perspectives: finding common ground in inter-generational corpora of ancient languages PDF
Christian Locatell 239-253
Collapse of genitive and benefactive case in Ecuadorian Quechua? PDF
Pieter Muysken 255-260

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