|Region||South-west of Uganda|
|Total speakers||4.0097 million speakers as per the 2002 Population census|
|Language family|| Niger-Congo
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Runyankore-Rukiga is represented with several articles on the TC-wiki:
- 1 Typological Features Template for Runyankore Rukiga
- 2 Agreement in coordinated noun phrases in Runyankore-Rukiga
- 3 Annotating Runyankore-Rukiga
- 4 Locative prepositions in Runyakitara
- 5 Noun Phrases in Runyankore-Rukiga
- 6 A comparative analysis of Runyankore-Rukiga and Luganda pronominal agreement
- 7 Category:Runyankore-Rukiga Corpus
The squib "Agreement in coordinated phrases" is a short except from Allen's Master's Thesis: Asiimwe, Allen (2007). Morpho-syntactic patterns in Runyankore-Rukiga. Masters thesis, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway. Key issues regarding agreement in coordinated noun phrases are discussed.
Following the title link above you find short discussions of topics relevant to the annotation of Runyankore Rukiga, topics raised are for example how to classify the free morpheme's aha and omu and diverging noun class systems for Runyankore Rukiga.
Locative prepositions in Runyakitara belong to the TypeCraft Category:Squib. If you would like to know more about this Category go to *Research* in your TypeCraft navigation bar. Where you find a list over already existing research projects and topics discussed on the TCwiki.
The squib Noun phrases in Runyankore-Rukiga reflects ongoing research at the Institute for Languages at Makerere University in Uganda.
It is generally stated that in Bantu languages, nouns trigger agreement with all lexical categories. However, in this squib, we present cases in Luganda and Runyankore-Rukiga where the noun may fail to control agreement of other words.