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Dr. Victor Mugari


PhD Linguistics and Applied Linguistics 2012 (BLCU; China), MPhil in Linguistics 2008 (UZ), BA Honours in Linguistics 2003 (UZ). Certificate of Competence in Mandarin 2009 (BLCU; China)

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Morphosyntax, Semantics and Sociolinguistics and Zimbabwean Sign Language

Faculty: Arts and Humanities
Department: Languages Literature and Culture
Research Category: Arts

Research fellow with the University of South Africa’s College of Human Sciences, Department of African Languages.

Phone: +263303211

Mugari, V (2015) The semantics of depictive secondary predication in chiShona
Mugari, V (2015) The current politics of African languages in Zimbabwe
Mugari, V (2015) Code-switching among chiShona-English bilinguals in courtroom discourse: Rape cases in Zimbabwe
Mugari, V (2014) A Linguistic Reconstruction of Zimbabwe’s ‘Decade of Crisis’: Analyzing Labels on Buildings at the University of Zimbabwe
Mugari, V (2013) Object marking restrictions on Shona causative and applicative constructions

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