Yucatec_midterm takeup

Yucatec_midterm takeup - ANTH 1160 (Fall 2009): Dr. Marc...

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ANTH 1160 (Fall 2009): Dr. Marc Zender MW, 11am-12pm Putnam Lab (PM 59-D)
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Diego de Landa Calderón (1524-1579) Second Bishop of Yucatán, Mexico. Designed the Convento de Nuestra Señora at Izamal, Yucatán. Burned scores of Maya codices and idols at an infamous auto da fé at the Convent of Maní, July 12th, 1549. Author of the Relacíon de las Cosas de Yucatán (~1565), an invaluable survey of Maya culture on the eve of the Conquest, and the source of our only bilingual key for Maya writing. Author of a dictionary and grammar of Yucatec Maya (ca. 1575), now unfortunately lost.
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the yucAtec veRb Stem ADVERB/ ERG VERB ROOT DERIVATIONAL STATUS ABS ENCL ASPECT [+INFIXES] SUFFIX(ES) SUFFIX He buries me: k- u- muk -ik -en He buried me: t- u- muk - ( ah ) -en He might bury me: ʔ ( ah ) u- muk - ( eh ) -en I descend: k in-w- éem -el I descended: ( h- ) ʔ éem -en I might descend: ʔ ( ah ) ʔ éem -ek -en
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ʔ b’ c c’ č č h h k k’ l m n p p’ s š t t’ w y --
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