Max Planck Institute
for Evolutionary Anthropology
Department of Linguistics

Typological tools for field linguistics


Complement Clauses

This questionnaire is meant to lead to a description of the full range of expression formats used for complement clauses in the language. In order to arrive at comparable descriptions of the systems of complementation of all languages studied, a unified set of classifying parameters will be used.
Complementation strategies are also considered.

The questionnaires
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Kees Hengeveld