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(p. 1137) Language Index

(p. 1137) Language Index

Abkhaz 370
Acehnese 726
Afrikaans 466
American Signed Language (ASL) 844, 845–59, 862
Arabic 705
Asante Twi 536–7
Athapaskan 464
Bantu languages 67
Basque 302
Berber 559–60
Bininj Gun-Wok 335–42
British Sign Language (BSL) 849, 850–1
Bulgarian 574, 580
Catalan Sign Language (LSC) 850, 851, 852, 857, 859–60
Cayuvava 551
Central Pomo 302
Chaga 420–1n
Chichewa 891–2
Chinese (see also Mandarin Chinese)
cultural scripts 838–9
FrameNet Project 814
word formation 462, 463
Chintang 906–9
Chukchee
antipassives 889
morphosyntax 325–6
Croatian 737
Czech 560
Dagbani 221
Dutch
affixation 457–8, 461–2, 464
complex words 468–9
compounding 459
conversion 453–4
indefinite articles 425–6
inflection 450–1
language contact 466
speech perception 516
vowel alternation 453
word formation 465–7
Dyirbal
case marking 737
clause structure 714–15
Edo 930, 931
Endo 583–4
(p. 1138) English
affix ordering 464
applicatives 892–3
bare plurals 581–2
c-structures 398–9
case marking 736–7
clause structure 710–11, 713–16
colour terms 628, 703
complex sentences 728–9, 731
compounding 452, 941–2
conversion 453
core and periphery 161–2
cultural scripts 839–40
defective words 599
dependency grammar 235, 253
dependency structure 999
dialects 1006
discourse referents 577–8
ditransitive constructions 303–4
ellipsis 869
Episodes (FDG) 321
exclamations 163
focus structure 722–4
as framework 8–9, 291, 292, 294, 303–4, 838
functional control 380
genericity 588
grammatical constructions 147
grammaticalization 417–20, 465
Hypotactic Apposition 158
indefinite articles 425–6
Just Because construction 157–8
language change 466, 467
lexical alternations 889–91
lexical bundles 205
meaning in morphology 992
Multi-Dimensional (MD) analysis 212–21
nominal extraposition 157
nominalization 323–4, 449
passive 739
pluralization 538, 542, 599
semantic molecules 826
semantic primes 819–20
semantic roles 719–22
semantic templates 829–30
speech perception 515
stress 328, 458
syllabification 558–9, 560
temporality 763–4
turn constructional units 175
type frequency 469
valency relations 232, 242
verb argument structures 165–6
verb aspect 197–200
verb classes 716–18
vowel nasalization 516–17
wh-questions 740
word-initial voiceless consonants 508, 511
word order 928–9, 931, 934–5, 942–3
zero anaphora in conversation 185–6
English, Singapore 837, 838
Esperanto 228
Finnish
c-structures 398–9
functional control 381
inflection 456
language acquisition 41
French
articles 591
complex sentences 727–8
dependency relations 253
discourse referents 578–9
erosion 414
Focus/Topic 320
grammaticalization 465
indefinite articles 424
Intonational Phrases (FDG) 328
language acquisition 31, 41
metafunctional analysis (SFL) 357–8, 360–72
morpho-phonology 998
valency relations 232–3, 238
verb movement 66
word order 934
French Sign Language (LSF) 850, 856–7, 858
531
Garo 335
Georgian
syntactic rules 460–1
word-initial stops 511–12
German
case marking 737
dependency relations 253–4
ellipsis 869
FrameNet Project 814
framework-free description 293–4
genericity 587–8, 589
indefinite articles 424–6
passive construction 886
phrasal combinations 324
reflexivity 416
semantic roles 719
valency theory 238, 239–40, 242–3, 246, 247–8
verb frames 164
word order 907
Hausa 529
Hebrew
articles 591
bare nominals 574–5
language acquisition 37
vowel alternation 453
Hindi
bare nominals 573–4
case marking 906–9
(p. 1139) Hungarian
dependency grammar 235
Focus (FDG) 332–3
genericity 587
head marking 456
Lexical Integrity principle 461
valency theory 247
Icelandic 638
Imdlawn Tashlhiyt Berber 559
Irish
functional control 380
semantic forms 382
Israeli Sign Language 861
Italian
articles 591
focus structure 722, 723
FrameNet Project 814
passive construction 887
valency theory 246
Italian Sign Language (LIS) 850, 857, 862
Japanese
antisymmetry 298
causatives 628
conversation analysis 188–90
FrameNet Project 814
interaction participants 319
Role and Reference Grammar 709
semantic primes 841
word order 931
Japanese Sign Language (JSL) 850
Javanese 452
Ju-/’hoan, indefinite articles 424n
Kao 281
Karen 903
Kewa
clause structure 714
complex sentences 730–1
Klamath 561
Korean 320
Lakhota 714–16
Latin
dependency relations 253
as framework 8, 290–1, 292, 294
as fusional language 462
grammatical constructions 147
inflection 455–6
Lithuanian 533
Luganda 532
Maale
affix ordering 463
compounding 459
Macedonian 556
Malayalam 393
Mandarin Chinese (see also Chinese)
bare nominals 569
complex sentences 728–9
compounding 452
construction analysis 144
language acquisition 35
number perception 705
optimality 579
pluralization 572
reflexive pronouns 281
valency of verbs 322–3
Manggarai 887
Manyallaluk Mayali dialect see Bininj Gun-Wok
Maori 452
Mapudungun 946
Marathi 394
Margi 530
Mohawk
dislocation 947
subjects 946
verb–object constraint 937–8, 940–4
Mundari 325
Nimboran 464
Noni 453
Nootka 714
Nukulaelae Tuvaluan 221
Persian 72n
dependency relations 253
Pintupi 534–5
(p. 1140) Polish
dative case 835
morphology 451
pluralization 570–2
Portuguese 814
Romance languages
valency theory 246–7
verb movement 67
Romanian
f-structures 390
genericity 587, 589
Russian
grammatical functions (GFs) 886
semantic primes 841
syllabification 559, 560
verb argument structures 156
Sanskrit 452
Saudi Sign Language 851–2
Scottish Gaelic 334
Singapore English 837, 838
Sinhala 584–6
Slovene 814, 998
Somali 221, 222
Spanish
FrameNet Project 814
language acquisition 34, 35
placeholders 335
referential dependencies 278–9
vowel deletion 561
St’át’imcets 576–8
Swahili 322
Swedish
embedded clauses 281
head movement 385–6
Tagalog
clause structure 714
framework-free description 292
Tariana
Configurational Properties (FDG) 323
Focus (FDG) 332
Taiwanese 221
Tariana 323, 332
Thai 768
Tiwi 714
Tonkawa
Richness of the Base 562–3
vowel deletion 545–6, 548–9, 553–4, 561, 564–6
Turkish
as agglutinating language 462
Ascriptive Subacts (FDG) 332
clause structure 714
complex sentences 729–30
language acquisition 36
morphemes 334
Warlpiri 379
Welsh 934–5
West Greenlandic 35
Wolof 335
Yawelmani 545
Yoruba 71
Yucatec 845–6
Yup’ik 462
Zapotec 990
Zuni 703