Akan Teleteaching Course

Unit 8.4: Selected bibliography for verbal serialisation

For the representation of objects in Akan and related serialising languages:
Baker, Mark C., 1989. "Object sharing and projection in serial verb constructions". Linguistic Inquiry 20/4. 513-553. 
Dechaine, Rose-Marie & Victor Manfredi (eds.), 1997. Object Position in Benue-Kwa. The Hague: Holland Academic Graphics. (Various papers.) 
Delplanque, Alain, 1998. "Le mythe des 'series verbales'". In: S. Platiel & R. Kabore (eds). 231-250. 
Djirackor, Yao, 1998. "The Mode of Negation in Twi, Ga and Ewe - A Comparative Analysis". Papers in Ghanaian Linguistics no 11. 35-60. 
Osam, Emmanuel Kweku, 1994. Aspects of Akan Grammar: A Functional Perspective. University of Oregon: Diss. pp. 151 ff. 
Reineke, Brigitte, 1983. "Zum Problem der valenzgebundenen Ergaenzungen des Verbs im (Akuapem)Twi". Zeitschrift fuer Phonetik, Sprachwissenschaft und Kommunikationsforschung. 208-214. 
Saah, Kofi K., 1988: "Wh-Questions in Akan". Journal of West African Languages 18/1. 17-28. 
Saah, Kofi K. & Ejike Eze, 1997. "Double objects in Akan und Igbo". In: R.M. Dechaine & V. Manfredi (eds.). 139-151. 
Sebba, M., 1994. "Serial verbs". In: R.E. Asher (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics. pp. 3858-3861. 
Stewart, J.M., 1963. "Some restrictions on objects in Twi". Journal of African Languages 2. 145-149. 

General bibliography for verbal serialisation