Begging the question. Earlier Egyptian WH-questions and the marking of information structure
2012 (English)In: Lingua Aegyptia, Vol. 20, 253-266 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Earlier Egyptian wh-questions are argued to show a tripartite system of marking information structure vis-à-vis unmarked sentence construal. The use of the three strategies, termed ‘second tensing’, clefting, and wh-movement, is surveyed in the various verbal and non-verbal proposition types attested in this language
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. Vol. 20, 253-266 p.
Wh-questions, information structure, Egyptian language
Research subject Egyptology
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-197790OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-197790DiVA: diva2:614221