Possession: diversity within and across languages
- Friday 1 March 2019
- P.N. van Eyckhof 2
2311 BV Leiden
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