Applicative Constructions (Oxford Studies in Typology and by David A. Peterson PDF

By David A. Peterson

ISBN-10: 0199270929

ISBN-13: 9780199270927

This booklet provides the 1st systematic typological research of applicatives throughout African, American Indian, and East Asian languages. it's also the 1st to handle their capabilities in discourse, the derivation in their semantic and syntactic homes, and the way and why they've got replaced over time.

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