Work Papers of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of North Dakota Session
In languages, the category of adpositions typically comprises a small class of morphemes that serve to locate one entity, the 'trajector', with reference to another entity, the 'landmark' within three-dimensional space. Adpositions tend to be highly polysemous. In this paper I consider the postposition bok in the Arara language. This postposition has a variety of disparate usages. My goal is to show how the meanings illustrated by these usages are related within a network.
de Souza, Shirley
"The postposition 'bok' in the Arara language,"
Work Papers of the Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of North Dakota Session: Vol. 57, Article 1.
Available at: https://commons.und.edu/sil-work-papers/vol57/iss1/1