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Locative inversion in Germanic and Romance: A conspiracy theory

Benjamin L. Sluckin, Silvio Cruschina, and Fabienne Martin

in Continuity and Variation in Germanic and Romance

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198841166
eISBN:
9780191876677
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198841166.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter investigates locative inversion (LI) in Germanic and Romance, a subject inversion involving a preposed locative expression. LI appears in two primary types: overt LI and covert LI, where ... More


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