Universiteit Leiden

nl en

Conference

Possession: diversity within and across languages

Date
Friday 1 March 2019
Time
Location
P.N. van Eyckhof 2
2311 BV Leiden
Room
0.02

Programme

09.00     Welcome

09.15     Denis Creissels (Lyon 2): Atypical alignments between existential, locative and possessive predicative constructions: the case of Akan

09.45     Cédric Patin (Lille): Possessives in Shingazidja (Bantu G44a)

10.15     Martine Vanhove (LLACAN, CNRS, Paris): Possession in Beja

10.45     Maarten Mous (LUCL): The semantics of the Iraqw verb 'to have'

11.15     Anne Carlier (CNRS, Paris IV): The French existential predicate "il y a" in a diachronic and comparative perspective: between idiosyncrasy and motivation.

11.45     Victoria Nyst (LUCL): Possessive constructions in AdaSL

12.15     Paul Agbedor (UG, Legon, Ghana): Possessive structures in Tongugbe: some variations from Agavegbe

12.45     Dodzi Kpoglu (LUCL & Lille): Kinship terms in adnominal possessive constructions: Insights from Tongugbe

13.15     General Discussion

13.30     Finish

This website uses cookies. More information