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Varieties of Spoken French

ISBN : 9780199573714

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¥18,260
Author: 
Sylvain Detey; Jacques Durand; Bernard Laks; Chantal Lyche
Pages
608 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
This book examines the variation found in modern spoken French, based on the research programme 'Phonology of Contemporary French' (Phonologie du Francais Contemporain, PFC). Extensive data are drawn ... Read more

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Verb Movement and Clause Structure in Old Romanian

ISBN : 9780198736509

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¥14,058
Author: 
Virginia Hill; Gabriela Alboiu
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
Series
Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics
The book provides a formal analysis of root and complement clauses in Old Romanian. Virginia Hill and Gabriela Alboiu examine the combination of Balkan syntactic patterns such as generalized subjuncti ... Read more

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Verb Movement in Romance: A Comparative Study

ISBN : 9780198804642

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¥11,869
Author: 
Norma Schifano
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
This book provides a detailed account of verb movement across more than twenty standard and non-standard Romance varieties. Norma Schifano examines the position of the verb with respect to a wide sele ... Read more

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Verb Second in Medieval Romance

ISBN : 9780198804673

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¥11,869
Author: 
Sam Wolfe
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2018
Series
Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics
This volume provides the first book-length study of the controversial topic of Verb Second and related properties in a range of Medieval Romance varieties. It presents an examination and analysis of b ... Read more

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Verbal Periphrasis in Ancient Greek: Have- and be- Constructions

ISBN : 9780198747093

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¥15,158
Author: 
Klaas Bentein
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Mar 2016
Ancient Greek is commonly considered a 'synthetic' or 'inflectional' language, that is, a language with a high morpheme-per-word ratio. Nevertheless, already at the earliest stages of the language one ... Read more

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Verbs: Aspect and Causal Structure

ISBN : 9780199248599

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¥6,391
Author: 
William A. Croft
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
170 x 245 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
This book presents a model of event structure for the analysis of aspectual constructions and argument structure constructions in English and other languages. Representing the culmination of two decad ... Read more

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Vowel Length from Latin to Romance

ISBN : 9780199656554

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¥15,158
Author: 
Michele Loporcaro
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 237 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
Series
Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics
This book investigates the changes that affected vowel length during the development of Latin into the Romance languages and dialects. In Latin, vowel length was contrastive (e.g. pila 'ball' vs. pila ... Read more

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Vowel Prosthesis in Romance: A Diachronic Study

ISBN : 9780199541157

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¥22,825
Author: 
Rodney Sampson
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Oct 2009
This book presents for the first time an in-depth historical account of vowel prosthesis in the Romance languages. Vowel prosthesis is a change which involves the appearance of a non-etymological vowe ... Read more

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Ways of Structure Building

ISBN : 9780199644940

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¥8,118
Author: 
Myriam Uribe-Etxebarria; Vidal Valmala
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
163 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
Series
Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics
This volume addresses some of the most important approaches to the following key questions in contemporary generative syntactic theory: What are the operations available for (syntactic) structure-buil ... Read more

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Weak Island Semantics

ISBN : 9780199639397

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¥5,753
Author: 
Marta Abrusan
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
171 x 247 mm
Pub date
Feb 2014
Series
Oxford Studies in Semantics and Pragmatics
This book presents a novel semantic account of weak, or selective, islands. Weak islands are configurations that block the displacement of certain elements in a sentence. Examples of island violations ... Read more

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