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Department of Languages and Cultures
BantUGent - UGent Centre for Bantu Studies
Projects as supervisor
Motion verbs in Kirundi (Bantu, JD62)
Projects as researcher
The past and present of Bantu languages. Integrating micro-typology, historical-comparative linguistics and lexicography
Reconstructing proto-Bantu grammar
Most recent publications
Nurse, Derek, and Maud Devos. “Aspect, Tense and Mood.”
The Bantu Languages
, edited by Mark Van de Velde et al., 2nd ed., Routledge, 2019, pp. 204–36, doi:10.4324/9781315755946-7.
Devos, Maud, et al. “A Corpus-Based Description of Locative and Non-Locative Reference in Kirundi Locative Enclitics.”
, vol. 23, 2017, pp. 47–83.
Devos, Maud, and Gilles-Maurice de Schryver. “From Usually Going to Epistemic Possibility. Origin and Development of an Epistemic Sentence Adverb in Swahili.”
6th International Conference on Bantu Languages, Workshop on the Expression of Mood and Modality in Bantu Languages
, University of Helsinki, 2016, p. 11.
Devos, Maud, and Gilles-Maurice de Schryver. “From ‘habitually Going’ to ‘Maybe’: Grammaticalization and Lexicalization of an Epistemic Sentence Adverb in Swahili.”
Abstracts of The 21st International Conference on Historical Linguistics
, University of Oslo, 2013, p. 29.
Devos, Maud, and Koen Bostoen. “Bantu DO/SAY Polysemy and the Origins of a Quotative in Shangaci.”
, vol. 18, 2012, pp. 97–132.