A grammar of the Kaffir language by William B Boyce; William J Davis

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The syntax of moods and tenses  There are controversies about the existence of a subjunctive marker și, homophonous with the additive focalizer and the coordination conjunction și ‘and’. A șisubjunctive was noted by Hasdeu ([] : ); cf. Chivu (: ), and accepted as such by Gheţie (, , ), Strungaru (), and others; its existence was rejected by other authors, who interpreted the texts in a different manner: Rosetti (); Todoran (); Ivănescu (: ‒), for instance.

D ANA M ANEA is a Senior Researcher at the Iorgu Iordan–Alexandru Rosetti Institute of Linguistics of the Romanian Academy. M ARGARETA M ANU M AGDA is a Researcher at the Iorgu Iordan—Alexandru Rosetti Institute of Linguistics of the Romanian Academy. C ARMEN M ÎRZEA V ASILE is a Researcher at the Iorgu Iordan–Alexandru Rosetti Institute of Linguistics of the Romanian Academy and Teaching Assistant in Romanian Language and Linguistics at the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Letters. I SABELA N EDELCU is Associate Professor of Linguistics at the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Letters and a Researcher at the Iorgu Iordan–Alexandru Rosetti Institute of Linguistics of the Romanian Academy.

M ARGARETA M ANU M AGDA is a Researcher at the Iorgu Iordan—Alexandru Rosetti Institute of Linguistics of the Romanian Academy. C ARMEN M ÎRZEA V ASILE is a Researcher at the Iorgu Iordan–Alexandru Rosetti Institute of Linguistics of the Romanian Academy and Teaching Assistant in Romanian Language and Linguistics at the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Letters. I SABELA N EDELCU is Associate Professor of Linguistics at the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Letters and a Researcher at the Iorgu Iordan–Alexandru Rosetti Institute of Linguistics of the Romanian Academy.

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