The focus of this dissertation is the syntax and morphology of case, and how case interacts with A-movement and agreement. In chapter 1, I argue on the basis of novel data from Uyghur that noun phrases bearing structural ...
in post-Soviet Kazakhstan. ” In The Transformation ofXinjiang (est. ) China Kazakhstan Russia Uyghurs havekidnapping in post-Soviet Kazakhstan. In my understanding,
Engesæ th, Tarjei; Yakup, Mahire; Dwyer, Arienne M.
uniFEE1uniFEFBuniFE8EuniFEB3 uniFEE6uniFBE8uniFEAAuniFEE7uniFE8EuniFEDBuniFE8EuniFEE4uniFBE9uniFEE0uniFEDBuniFEEAuniFE97 uniFEE5uniFE8EuniFEE3uniFE8DuniFEAF uniFEF0uniFED7uniFEAEuniFBE8uniFEAFuniFE8Euni06BE uniFEF0uniFEB4uniFBE9uniFCD5uni...FEFCuniFEDFuniFEEEuniFED7 uniFEF0uniFEE0uniFBE9uniFE97 uniFEADuniFBD8uniFED0uniFEF3uniFBD8uniFE8B Greetings from the Teklimakan: a handbook of Modern Uyghur Volume 1 Tarjei Engesæth, Mahire Yakup, and Arienne Dwyer Teklimakandin Salam / A Handbook...
Coffee, Jonathan Jasper
) a. [men-ing] almi-m 1st.sg-GEN apple-1st.sg.poss ‘my apple’ c. [siz-ning] almi-ngiz 2nd.sg-GEN apple-2nd.sg.poss ‘your apple’ e. [u-ning] almi-si 3rd.sg-GEN apple-3rd.sg.poss ‘his/her apple’ g. [Torsun... are usually possible. 1.9 Negation Sentential negation is indicated by the suffix, /-mA-/.13 The negative suffix occurs after the verb stem and before the tense suffix. (25) a. men kitab-ni oqu-y-men 1sg-nom book-acc read-pres-1sg...
negative NON.PST non-past tense NP noun phrase PART participle PL plural POSS possessive SCO Strong Crossover SG singular TP tense phrase VP verb phrase WCO Weak Crossover 1 1. Introduction In this thesis, I... Clause 1SG 3SG-ACC hit-PST.PART person-ACC see-PST-1SG ‘I saw the man who hit him/her.’ b.*U-nii men [ [CP ti ur-ghan] adem-ni ] kör-d-üm. RC Extraction 3SG-ACC 1SG hit-PST.PART person-ACC see-PST-1SG...
for those pronouns are unambigous. In the case of third-person, if a third-person DP- subject is omitted then the construction gets its referent from the preceding discourse, as shown in (7b). (6) a. (Me¨-ning) (me-GEN) ata-m father-AGR.1s bek very e...) kitab-inglar book-AGR.2s qiziq-mu? interesting-INTER “Is you guys’ book interesting?” (7) a. Mehmud-ning Mehmud-GEN ders-i class-AGR.3s uzaq. long “Mehmud’s class is long” b. Mehmud Mehmud te¨xi still kel-mi-di. come-NEG-PAST.3s Ders-i class-AGR.3s uzaq...
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the small set of minimal pairs in the first experiment, Experiment 2 examined the initial syllable of disyllabic nouns that contrasted in first-syllable stress (e.g., DA-ka, da-LA) while syllabic structure (CV versus CVC) was also manipulated. In both...
Dwyer, Arienne M.
Uyghur, by contrast, all of the above gerundial and non-gerundial forms have devoiced initial vowels. There are a few exceptions where devoicing in Qumul Uyghur does not occur as expected, e.g. pi°a:n• ‘?at noontime prayer’ (Std. Uy. pe°in), perhaps... no longer found in modern Standard Uyghur: • The present-future tense preserves the Middle Turkic suffix -adi- (cf. Chagatay -AdUr): Qumul baradimän~barimän; ‘I go/will go’ cf. Std. Uy. barimän; Qumul kilimiz~kilidimiz ‘we come/will come’, cf. Std. Uy...
Rose, Michael R.
of habeas approved in 2008. Since then, the Court of Appeals in Kiyemba v. Obama I, II, and III has used are Uighurs, Turkic Muslims from China, and are noncombatants. Their cases have raised significant
effective remedy.'' The gov- ernment had declined to return the detainees to China for fear that they may brought on behalf of 17 ethnic Uighurs from China who are or were being held at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base