The syntactic structure of the Xhosa "e-" N "-ini" locatives

Knut Tarald Taraldsen
2020 Quaderni di Linguistica e Studi Orientali  
This article aims at presenting arguments for a new analysis of locative expressions with the prefix e and the suffix -ini in Xhosa. This analysis views the most striking properties of these expressions as syntactic in nature and is based on arguments to the effect that a purely morphological analysis doesn't provide explanatory accounts of the relevant facts.
doi:10.13128/qulso-2421-7220-9701 doaj:f5cbe5649bf742edad687a9ef36012ae fatcat:4lttbilrvzeb3jqxdenpnke77i