Mayan Semantics Focus Negation

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Agent Focus in Yukatek and Lakandon Maya in Tz’utujil, for example, where first person agents and patients are allowed in agent focus constructions (Aissen 1999:452). An example of an AF verb in Tzotzil is seen in (2). The agent focus marker in Tzotzil is a reflex of the proto-Mayan suffix *-on. (2) B’uch’u i-Ø-(X-)kolta-on li tzeb-e?

The present volume profiles some of the problems of negation in English and Singapore English, framed against the background of studies of negation in other contact dialects of English and pidgins/creoles, and offering a diverse range of theoretical approaches to the problems.

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Sep 23, 2012  · Focus and uninformativity in Yucatec Maya questions Chief among these are focus, disjunctions, and wh-words with indefinite semantics. This paper provides a compositional account of the semantics of wh-, alternative, and polar questions in Yucatec Maya (YM), which are composed primarily of these elements.

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This paper presents an analysis of negative polarity items (NPIs) in Hindi. It is noted that NPIs in this language are composed of a (weak) indefinite plus a particle bhii meaning ‘even’. It is argued that the compositional semantics of this combination explains their behavior as NPIs as well as their behavior as free choice (FC) items. I

4The other negation construction, “short form negation,” is discussed in some detail in section I. 5Note that although the focus particle -nun, which appears in the focus constructions like (2c), is homophonous with the imperfective/present tense marker -n(un) discussed later, they are unrelated.

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This paper presents an analysis of negative polarity items (NPIs) in Hindi. It is noted that NPIs in this language are composed of a (weak) indefinite plus a particle bhii meaning ‘even’. It is argued that the compositional semantics of this combination explains their behavior as NPIs as well as their behavior as free choice (FC) items. I

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Apr 01, 2011  · A standard approach is to propose that negation is ambiguous between a presupposition-preserving negation and a presupposition-denying negation; see e.g., the discussion by Horn (1985, 1989). The presupposition-preserving negation (aka choice negation) we have already seen, and it is found in both the Weak and Strong Kleene systems.

and both metalinguistic and ordinary negation. 3.3 Scope and Focus Negation has both scope and focus and they are ex-tremely important to capture its semantics. Scope is the part of the meaning that is negated. Focus is that part of the scope that is most prominently or explic-itly negated (Huddleston and Pullum, 2002). Bothconcepts are tightly connected.

Sep 23, 2012  · Focus and uninformativity in Yucatec Maya questions. Chief among these are focus, disjunctions, and wh-words with indefinite semantics. This paper provides a compositional account of the semantics of wh-, alternative, and polar questions in Yucatec Maya (YM), which are composed primarily of these elements.

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So presuppositions are preserved under negation. It can easily be shown that entailments are not. This contrast between presuppositions and entailments is captured in (3) and (4). (3) a. The King of France is bald >> There is a King of France b. The King of France is not bald >> There is a King of France (4) a. John is human ⊨ John is a mammal b.

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In (3a), the scope of negation is given by (4a) that is, negation scope– s syntactically over the verb and semantically over the clause, whereas in (4b), negation does not scope over the clause, but over the speech act: 1 The author thanks Denis Delfitto, Luigi Rizzi and all the participants to SWIGG09 at Neuchâtel for their

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semantics of Japanese measure phrases Ludovica Serratrice..36 Structural priming in the production of null and overt pronouns in Italian acquisition Michelle St-Amour..36 Focused N-Words and Double Negation Readings in Negative Concord Languages Jasmin Urban

As noted in Aissen (1992), in many Mayan languages the sentential negation occupies a position immediately to the left of the focus position. This is also the case in Yucatec, as shown in (15). When the relative clause is negated, however, the negation instead appears to the right of the head of the relative, as in (16). 5 (15) Ma’ leti’ páak-t-ik-ø u kool.

The aim of this paper is to describe and give a preliminary account of the syntax and semantics of content questions in Yucatec Maya, a Mayan language spoken by approximately 800 000 people on the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico and some regions in Guatemala and Belize.

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Yukatek and Lakandon Maya allow the full range of persons in an agent focus construction, making the inverse analysis found in Tzotzil non-applicable to AF constructions in Yukatek and Lakandon Maya. There is further-more no trace of a reflex of the reconstructed agent focus suffixes *-on or *-wa in Yukatek and Lakandon Maya.

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Two Kinds of Syntactic Ergativity in Mayan 45 various A’-constructions may target distinct positions in the left periphery, depending on how articulated the left periphery is.

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Negation and Negative Polarity 1259 words Negation is a linguistic, cognitive, and intellectual phenomenon. Ubiquitous and richly diverse in its manifestations, it is fundamentally important to all human thought. As Horn and Kato 2000 put it: “Negative utterances are a core feature of every system of human communication and of no system of