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Early Medieval Greek (5th–10th c. AD): the misty transition

Theodore Markopoulos

in The Future in Greek: From Ancient to Medieval

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199539857
eISBN:
9780191716317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199539857.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Historical Linguistics

The Early Medieval period (5th–10th c.) is examined here. Despite the lack of reliable textual sources, a careful investigation of the available material shows the sociolinguistic situation ... More


Sentential complements

Gerjan van Schaaik

in The Oxford Turkish Grammar

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198851509
eISBN:
9780191886102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851509.003.0035
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Syntax and Morphology

Not only transitive verbs can take a sentential complement. The lexical category of adjectives contains a limited number of items that can take a sentential complement. Also certain nouns, such as ... More


Abilitative forms *

Gerjan van Schaaik

in The Oxford Turkish Grammar

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198851509
eISBN:
9780191886102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851509.003.0021
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter discusses mainly a number of different environments in which the stem bil- ‘know’ is found. First, it forms a complex suffix expressing ability (possibility or permission). Since the ... More


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