Verbal morphosyntax in Southwest Mande: elements of reconstruction
Kirill Babaev (Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow),
Journal of Language Relationship, № 11, 2014 - p.13-18
The article presents the conference report delivering some of the preliminary results of the collective research project “Towards Proto-Niger-Congo: Comparison and Reconstruction”. It deals with comparative data on Southwest Mande verb morphosyntax and the possibilities of a reconstruction of the proto-language verbal markers.
Keywords: Mande languages, reconstruction, verbal system, morphology, syntax, African languages