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Systemic polyfunctionality and morphology–syntax interdependencies

Farrell Ackerman and Olivier Bonami

in Defaults in Morphological Theory

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198712329
eISBN:
9780191780882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198712329.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

The chapter examines classes of grammatical markers that can serve more than one function, polyfunctional markers, spoiling the one-to-one form and function relation which is what morphology tends to ... More


Patterns of syncretism and paradigm complexity: The case of Old and Middle Indic declension

Paolo Milizia

in Understanding and Measuring Morphological Complexity

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198723769
eISBN:
9780191791109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723769.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

Using the development of the inflection of ‐a‐ adjectives in Old and Middle Indic as a case study, this chapter aims to argue that those phenomena of synchronic syncretism (i.e. inflectional ... More


Formalizing morphological phenomena

Ray Jackendoff and Jenny Audring

in The Texture of the Lexicon: Relational Morphology and the Parallel Architecture

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780198827900
eISBN:
9780191866616
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827900.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Semantics and Pragmatics

This chapter applies the tools of Relational Morphology, developed in the previous chapters, to a wide range of canonical and noncanonical morphological patterns, primarily in English, German, and ... More


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