The Evolution of Complex Spatial Expressions within the Romance Family

A Corpus-Based Study of French and Italian

Thomas Hoelbeek, Université Libre de Bruxelles

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€110,00
$132.00
ISBN13: 
9789004314573
E-ISBN: 
9789004314580
Publication Date: 
February 2017
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Hardback
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approx. viii + 267 pp.
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2211-4904
Volume: 
7

Guro Nore Fløgstad, University of Oslo

In this book, Guro Nore Fløgstad shows how the Preterit category has expanded in Porteño Spanish, and sheds new light on the outcome of the competition between Perfects and Preterits in Romance, and beyond.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004309098
E-ISBN: 
9789004309081
Publication date: 
March 2016
€99,00
$128.00

Virginia Hill, University of New Brunswick - Saint John

This volume offers the first collection of papers on this topic published in English. The analyses adopt the conceptual tools of generative grammar to explain the syntactic peculiarities of Old Romanian nouns, synchronically and diachronically.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004287716
E-ISBN: 
9789004292550
Publication date: 
July 2015
€120,00
$152.00

Damián Vergara Wilson, University of New Mexico

In Categorization and Constructional Change Damián Vergara Wilson analyzes the relationship between semantic categorization, constructional change, and productivity in the Spanish expression of 'becoming' quedar(se) + ADJ. Productivity of the construction varies reflecting the characteristics of...
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274440
E-ISBN: 
9789004274457
Publication date: 
October 2014
€120,00
$152.00

Chiara Fedriani, University of Bergamo

This book offers a corpus-based synchronic and diachronic investigation of Experiential constructions in Latin, focusing on patterns of variation and change in argument realization and non-canonical case-marking and providing insights in the domain of diachronic verbal syntax and semantics.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004257825
E-ISBN: 
9789004257832
Publication date: 
June 2014
€113,00
$136.00

Alan K. Scott, University of Nottingham

In The Genitive Case in Dutch and German, Alan K. Scott offers an account of the tension between morphosyntactic change and codification, focusing on the effect that codification has had on the genitive case and alternative constructions in both languages.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004181441
E-ISBN: 
9789004183285
Publication date: 
December 2013
€126,00
$151.00

Barbara McGillivray

In Methods in Latin Computational Linguistics, Barbara McGillivray presents some of the methodological foundations of Latin Computational Linguistics through three corpus case studies covering morpho-syntactic and lexical-semantic aspects of Latin verb valency and quantitative diachronic...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260115
E-ISBN: 
9789004260122
Publication date: 
November 2013
€108,00
$130.00