The Resource Language description informed by theory, edited by Rob Pensalfini, Myfany Turpin, Diana Guillemin

Language description informed by theory, edited by Rob Pensalfini, Myfany Turpin, Diana Guillemin

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Language description informed by theory
Title
Language description informed by theory
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rob Pensalfini, Myfany Turpin, Diana Guillemin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This chapter examines the connections between shared cultural knowledge about kinship structure and the pragmatic inferences that enable interlocutors to assess each other's (multiple) perspectives. By drawing on Bininj Gunwok conversational data this chapter shows how linguistic choices are influenced by the dynamics of social relationships, particularly by context-specific speaker goals and stance-taking that focuses on intersubjectivity. The choice of kinterm is an essential component of stance-taking. A switch in kinterm shifts the indexes of various aspects of speaker agency (e.g. effecti
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Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
425
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1325
LC item number
.P384 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in language companion series
Label
Language description informed by theory, edited by Rob Pensalfini, Myfany Turpin, Diana Guillemin
Publication
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Includes indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evaluating Warlpiri bilingual education / Samantha Disbray -- Phonological aspects of Arandic baby talk / Myfany Turpin, Katherine Demuth and April Ngampart Campbell -- Pre-stopping of nasals and laterals is only partly parallel / Erich Round -- The grammatical status of Garrwa pronouns / Ilana Mushin -- Verbs as spatial deixis markers in Jingulu / Rob Pensalfini -- Inflectional classes in morphology: Description and reconstruction / Harold Koch -- Marking definiteness or specificity, not necessarily both: Evidence of a principle of economy from Mauritian Creole / Diana Guillemin -- Theory and experiment in parametric minimalism: The case of Romance negation / Giuseppe Longobardi -- Serial verbs in Wambaya / Rachel Nordlinger -- Nominals as adjuncts or arguments: Further evidence from language mixing / Felicity Meakins -- The case of the invisible postman: The current status of the French future tense / Lynn Wales -- Manner and result: A view from clean / Beth Levin and Malka Rappaport Hovav -- Shifting relations: Structure and agency in the language of Bininj Gunwok kinship / Murray Garde
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ocn868284094
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1 online resource
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306309073
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b29712099
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868284094
  • pebcs1306309077

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