The Evolution of Slavic Aspect

The Evolution of Slavic Aspect examines the development of the Slavic aspectual systems in the historical era.

The Evolution of Slavic Aspect

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The Evolution of Slavic Aspect
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Stephen M. Dickey
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-15 - Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

The Evolution of Slavic Aspect examines the development of the Slavic aspectual systems in the historical era. The investigation focuses on developments that helped create the current east-west aspectual division of the Slavic languages. It documents not only how a group of eastern languages (East Slavic, Bulgarian and to a
The Evolution of Language
Language: en
Pages: 552
Authors: Andrew D. M. Smith
Categories: Historical linguistics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: World Scientific

This volume comprises refereed papers and abstracts of the 8th International Conference on the Evolution of Language (EVOLANG8), held in Utrecht on 14-17 April 2010. As the leading international conference in the field, the biennial EVOLANG meeting is characterized by an invigorating, multidisciplinary approach to the origins and evolution of
Verbal Aspect in Old Church Slavonic
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Jaap Kamphuis
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-06 - Publisher: BRILL

In this volume Jaap Kamphuis provides a comprehensive and systematic corpus-based quantitative and qualitative study of verbal aspect in Old Church Slavonic.
Context and the Lexicon in the Development of Russian Aspect
Language: en
Pages: 483
Authors: Neil Bermel
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

This study advances a new approach to the history of Russian aspect, integrating recent work on aspectology with contemporary theories of language changes and development. Using data from five Old Russian texts, the author traces the development of the aspectual opposition from its early lexical roots to the sixteenth century,
New Approaches to Slavic Verbs of Motion
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Viktoria Hasko, Renee Perelmutter
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This volume unifies a wide breadth of interdisciplinary studies examining the expression of motion in Slavic languages. The contributors to the volume have joined in the discussion of Slavic motion talk from diachronic, typological, comparative, cognitive, and acquisitional perspectives with a particular focus on verbs of motion, the nuclei of