Dr Taiwo P.O.


Taiwo P.O.|arts.ui.edu.ng|University of Ibadan

 

 

 

TAIWO, Paul Oyekanmi

 

Academic and Professional Qualifications

B.A, M.A, PhD (Ib)

 

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Department of Linguistics and African Languages, University of Ibadan, Nigeria.

 

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Dissertation and Thesis

  1. The Phonology of Ipesi: B.A. Long Essay (1991)
  2. NP Movement in Yoruba:  M.A. Thesis (1997)
  3. Negation in the Ào Dialect of Yoruba: PhD Thesis (2005)

 

Publications

  1. Taiwo, Oye (2006) Mofoloji (Morphology): Ibadan, Layof Publishing Services ISBN: 978-067-555-8 (vii + 180 pp)
  2. Taiwo. Oye (2006) Ẹ̀yà Gbólóhùn Èdè Yorùbá (Yorùbá Sentence Types): Ibadan, Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan. ISBN: 978-021-263-9 (103pp)
  3. Taiwo. Oye (2006) Gírámà Onídàrọ Olófin Ìyídà Èdè Yorùbá (Yorùbá Generative Transformational Grammar): Ibadan, Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan. ISBN: 978-021-247-7 (142 pp)
  4. Taiwo, Oye (2008) Basic Concepts in Grammar: Ibadan, Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan. ISBN: 978-021-309-0 (viii + 83pp)
  5. Taiwo, Oye (2008) Morphology: Ibadan, Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan. ISBN: 978-021-348-1 (76pp)
  6. Taiwo, Oye (2009) Semantics: Ibadan, Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan. ISBN: 987-021- 379-1 (viii + 65pp)
  7. Taiwo, Oye (2003) “Tense and Aspect in Ào” in Ndimele O.M (Ed) Four Decades of Languages and Linguistics in Nigeria. A Festschrift for Kay Williamson: Aba. NINLAN pp. 773-790. ISBN 978-2891-05-3
  8. Taiwo, Oye (2003) “Complementizers in Ào” in Ndimele O.M (Ed) In the Linguistic Paradise. A Festschrift for E. Nolue Emananjo. Aba. NINLAN. pp.569-580. ISBN 978-2891-07-X
  9. Taiwo, Oye (2005)  “Eya Gbolohun Ede Yoruba” in Adeniyi, H & A. Ojo (Eds.) Ilo Ede ati Eda-Ede Yoruba: Apa Keji. New Jersey: Africa World Press Inc. pp.140-158. ISBN 159221-364-2
  10. Taiwo, Oye (2006) “The Grammatical Functions of Tone in the Ào Dialect of Yorùbá” in Egbokhare, F, and C. Kolawole (Eds) Globalization and the Future of African Languages Ibadan: Ibadan Cultural Studies Group, Nigeria pp 396- 403. ISBN 978-066-800-4
  11. Taiwo, Oye (2007) “The Indivisibility of {ai-} in standard Yoruba” in Ndimele, O. M (Ed) Nigerian Languages, Literatures, Culture & Reforms: A Festschrift for Ayo Bamgbose: Linguistic Association of Nigeria (LAN) pp 557-564. ISBN 978-33527-02-X
  12. Lamidi M. T. and  Ajongolo T. O (now Taiwo, Oye) (2001) “The Head Parameter in Yorulish Morphology”  IHAFA: A Journal of African Studies Vol. IV No. 1 pp 84–92 (Lagos, Nigeria) (My contribution is 50%)
  13. Taiwo, Oye (2006) “Negative Markers in Ào and Standard Yoruba” Journal of West African Languages (JWAL), Volume XXXIII Number 1 pp 53 – 70 (Dallas, USA)
  14. Taiwo, Oye (2006) “‘Hesitation Phenomenon’ and Pronouns with Nominal Complements in Ào” Research in African Languages and Linguistics (RALL) Volume 7 pp 23-42 (Ibadan, Nigeria)
  15. Taiwo, Oye (2006)   “Yes\No Questions in Ao” SKASE Journal of Theoretical Linguistics Volume 3 Number 3 pp 40- 58 (Slovakia)
  16. Taiwo, Oye (2006) “Multiplicity of Roles: The Pronoun in the Ao Dialect of Yoruba” Studi Linguistici e Filologici online Volume 4 No 2 pp 327 - 354 (Pisa. Italy)
  17. Taiwo, Oye (2007) “The Place of Ào among Yoruba dialects” Journal of Language, Culture and Communication Volume 1 Numbers 4 & 5 pp 24- 35 (Yola, Nigeria)
  18. Taiwo, Oye (2007) “Object Pronouns in the Ào dialect of Yoruba” SKASE Journal of Theoretical Linguistics Volume 4 Number 3 pp 32-44 (Slovakia)
  19. Taiwo, Oye (2007) “Trace movement principle and the resumptive pronoun in Yorùbá” Research in African Languages and Linguistics (RALL) Vol. 8 pp 117- 128 (Ibadan, Nigeria)
  20. Taiwo, Oye (2007) “Subject Pronoun in the Ào dialect of Yorùbá” JOLAN: Journal of Linguistic Association of Nigeria No 10 pp 67 – 86 (Nigeria)
  21. Taiwo, Oye (2008) “Constituent Negation in the Ào” IHAFA: Journal of African Studies, Vol. 5 No 3 pp 122- 135 (Lagos, Nigeria)
  22. Taiwo, Oye (2008) “Compound verbs in Yoruba” Studi Linguistici e Filologici online Volume 6 No 4 pp 345 – 370 (Pisa, Italy)
  23. Taiwo, Oye (2008) “Scope of negation in serial verbal construction”. Journal of Nigerian Languages No 3 (Ibadan, Nigeria)
  24. Taiwo, Oye (2008) “The derivation of serial verbal construction” Samara AltLinguo E-Journal Number 4 http://samaraaltlinguo.narod.ru/ejournal/409 (Russia)
  25. Taiwo, Oye (2008) “Sentence negation in the Ào dialect of Yorùbá” JOLAN: Journal of the Linguistic Association of Nigeria No 11 pp.17 – 32 (Nigeria)
  26. Taiwo, Oye (2009) “Headedness and the structure of Yorùbá compound words” Taiwan Journal of Linguistics Vol. 7.1 pp 27-52 (Taipei, Taiwan)
  27. Taiwo, Oye (2009) “Object movement in Yoruba” SKASE Journal of Theoretical Linguistics Volume 6 Number 2 pp 83 – 92 (Slovakia)
  28. Taiwo, Oye (2009) “The Basic Clause in the Ào dialect of Yorùbá” JOLAN: Journal of the Linguistic Association of Nigeria No 12 pp.1 – 15 (Nigeria)
  29. Taiwo, Oye (To appear) “Inflections in Yoruba” Ibadan Journal  of Humanistic Studies (Ibadan, Nigeria)
  30. Taiwo, Oye (To appear) “Orí nínú ìhun ò̩rò̩ ìs̩è̩dá” Ò̩páńbàtà (Lagos, Nigeria)