Top End Linguistic Circle

24 April 1998 Meeting

1:00 to 5:00 pm in Room 51 of Building 23 (Education)
Northern Territory University (Casuarina Campus)

Program:

1:00:
Welly Mandowen (Cenderawasih University)
Taboo as Sociolinguistic Shadow Among Biak Speakers (Irian Jaya, Indonesia)
1:30:
René van den Berg (SIL)
The Definiteness Shift in Muna (Sulawesi, Indonesia): A Counterexample to the Transitivity Hypothesis
2:15
Rence Law (SIL & NTU)
The Affix pa- and Movement in Romblomanon (Philippines)
2:45:
Break for tea or coffee
3:15
Jeremiah Chung (SIL & NTU)
A thread of Categories in Merei (of Vanuatu)
3:45:
Ian Green (Bachelor College)
Cognitive Processes in Classifier Grammaticisation?
4:15:
Frances Kofod (Batchelor College & NTU)
Gender and Number in Jarragan Languages (North Australia)
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