In several languages, including Kathmandu Newari, Lhasa Tibetan, Tsafiki, and Akvakh, there is a pattern of verbal morphology in which a special form (called the conjunct form or the ego form) occurs on first person in declaratives and second person in interrogatives.
Elizabeth will give us an overview of one of her projects.
At Research Seminars meet doctoral students and researchers from the Department for exchange of ideas. The seminars are open to all and requires no notification.
Lecturer: Elizabeth Coppock is a Associate senior lecturer in Linguistics at the Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science.
Time: 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science