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The Resource The noun phrase in romance and germanic : structure, variation, and change, edited by Petra Sleeman, Harry Perridon

The noun phrase in romance and germanic : structure, variation, and change, edited by Petra Sleeman, Harry Perridon

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The noun phrase in romance and germanic : structure, variation, and change
Title
The noun phrase in romance and germanic
Title remainder
structure, variation, and change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Petra Sleeman, Harry Perridon
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One of the recurrent questions in historical linguistics is to what extent languages can borrow grammar from other languages. It seems for instance hardly likely that each 'average European' language developed a definite article all by itself, without any influence from neighbouring languages. It is, on the other hand, by no means clear what exactly was borrowed, since the way in which definiteness is expressed differs greatly among the various Germanic and Romance languages and dialects. One of the main aims of this volume is to shed some light on the question of what is similar and what is d
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Es-BaCBU
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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  • Sleeman, Antonia Petronella
  • Perridon, Harry
Series statement
Linguistik aktuell/Linguistics today
Series volume
v. 171
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Linguistic change
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The noun phrase in romance and germanic : structure, variation, and change, edited by Petra Sleeman, Harry Perridon
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent/cat
Contents
Table of contents -- Foreword -- The noun phrase in Germanic and Romance -- Part I. Variation -- Scaling the variation in Romance and Germanic nominalizations -- What all happens when a universal quantifier combines with an interrogative DP -- Micro-diversity in Dutch interrogative DPs; Noun phrase structure and movement; A unified structure for Scandinavian DPs; A semantic approach to noun phrase structure and the definite -- indefinite distinction in Germanic and Romance; Definite determiners in two English-based creoles
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ocn804853542
Extent
vi, 283 p.
Isbn
9789027255549
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sense mediaciĆ³
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rdamedia/cat
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  • n
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ill.
Label
The noun phrase in romance and germanic : structure, variation, and change, edited by Petra Sleeman, Harry Perridon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent/cat
Contents
Table of contents -- Foreword -- The noun phrase in Germanic and Romance -- Part I. Variation -- Scaling the variation in Romance and Germanic nominalizations -- What all happens when a universal quantifier combines with an interrogative DP -- Micro-diversity in Dutch interrogative DPs; Noun phrase structure and movement; A unified structure for Scandinavian DPs; A semantic approach to noun phrase structure and the definite -- indefinite distinction in Germanic and Romance; Definite determiners in two English-based creoles
Control code
ocn804853542
Extent
vi, 283 p.
Isbn
9789027255549
Media category
sense mediaciĆ³
Media MARC source
rdamedia/cat
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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