Sebastian Dom

List of John Benjamins publications for which Sebastian Dom plays a role.


Dom, Sebastian, Gilles-Maurice de Schryver and Koen Bostoen 2022 Kisikongo (Bantu, H16a) present-future isomorphismDevelopment of Tense and Aspect Systems, Gvozdanović, Jadranka (ed.), pp. 105–141 | Chapter
Dom, Sebastian, Gilles-Maurice de Schryver and Koen Bostoen 2020 Kisikongo (Bantu, H16a) present-future isomorphism: A diachronic conspiracy between semantics and phonologyDevelopment of tense and aspect systems, Gvozdanović, Jadranka (ed.), pp. 251–288 | Article
The North-Angolan Bantu language Kisikongo has a present tense (Ø-R-ang-a; R = root) that is morphologically more marked than the future tense (Ø-R-a). We reconstruct how this typologically uncommon tense-marking feature came about by drawing on both historical and comparative evidence. Our… read more
Dom, Sebastian, Guillaume Segerer and Koen Bostoen 2015 Antipassive/associative polysemy in Cilubà (Bantu, L31a): A plurality of relations analysisStudies in Language 39:2, pp. 354–385 | Article
Antipassive constructions are commonly associated with languages with a predominantly ergative alignment. In this article, we show that antipassive constructions can also occur in predominantly accusative languages such as Cilubà, a Bantu language of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is… read more