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    • A lexical semantic analysis of selected verbs in Northern Sotho 

      Phasha, Maction Nkgoropo (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-03)
      The main purpose of this study is to investigate the properties of selected monotransitive verbs in Northern Sotho as regard their argument structure and event structure. These Northern Sotho verbs will be examined within ...

    • Lexical semantics and deverbal nominalisations in Sesotho 

      Phindane, Pule Alexis (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In this dissertation, the semantic and syntactic properties of deverbatives are analyzed in the context of Generative Lexicon theory, which is a model of lexical semantics. The aim of the analysis ...

    • Syntactic categories and argument structure in Parakuyo-Maasai 

      Karani, Michael (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study investigated issues pertaining to the properties of verbal affixes in Parakuyo that give rise to different realizations of the external and internal arguments. The study examines a range of ...