Femmy Admiraal studies the linguistic encoding of spatial relations in Baure, a nearly extinct Arawakan language spoken in Amazonian Bolivia. Her aim is to identify the central linguistic means of encoding spatial relations and the major underlying semantic patterns, by studying their use in context.
F. Admiraal: A Grammar of Space in Baure. A Study of the Linguistic Encoding of Spatial Reference.
Prof. P.C. Hengeveld
Dr S. Danielsen (Universität Leipzig)
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