Dynamics of Morphological Productivity

The Evolution of Noun Classes from Latin to Italian

Francesco Gardani, WU Vienna

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€158,00
$220.00
ISBN13: 
9789004225411
E-ISBN: 
9789004244658
Publication Date: 
May 2013
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxiv, 528 pp.
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ISSN: 
2210-6243
Volume: 
4

Mari C. Jones, University of Cambridge

In this book, Mari C. Jones examines how contact with its two typologically different superstrates has led the Norman dialect to diverge linguistically within mainland Normandy and the Channel Islands.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004257122
Expected: 
January 2015

Tanya Ivanova-Sullivan, University of New Mexico

InTheoretical and Experimental Aspects of Syntax-Discourse Interface in Heritage Grammars,Tanya Ivanova-Sullivan investigates comprehension and production of anaphoric dependencies in heritage Russian. She explains the representational and processing mechanisms behind the divergent behaviour of...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004246164
Publication date: 
August 2014

Virginia Hill, University of New Brunswick, with the contribution of Melita Stavrou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Vocatives proposes a formal syntactic approach to vocatives. The analysis focuses on the internal structure of vocatives phrases and on the mechanism through which a vocative phrase connects with the clause.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260795
Publication date: 
November 2013

Dimitrios Ntelitheos, United Arab Emirates University

This book provides original fieldwork data, uniquely generating all Malagasy deverbal nominals from a single structure-building mechanism, allowing variable syntactic attachment heights for different nominalizers and tracing the derivation of participant nominals to a relative clause source.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004223974
Publication date: 
July 2012

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, Cairns Institute, James Cook University, and R. M. W. Dixon, Cairns Institute, James Cook University

The volume brings together important essays on syntax and semantics by Aikhenvald and Dixon. It focusses on topics in linguistic typology, the analysis of previously undescribed languages and issues in the grammar and lexicography of English.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206076
Publication date: 
July 2011

Robert I. Binnick, University of Toronto

This book details a new and comprehensive account of the meanings and uses of the four past tense endings of Modern Mongolian, in both the spoken and written languages.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004214293
Publication date: 
November 2011