By Mengistu Amberber, Helen de Hoop
This quantity combines diverse views on case-marking: (1) typological and descriptive methods of varied kinds and circumstances of case-marking within the languages of the area in addition to comparability with languages that categorical related varieties of family members with out morphological case-marking; (2) formal analyses in several theoretical frameworks of the syntactic, semantic, and morphological homes of case-marking; (3) a old technique of case-marking; (4) a psycholinguistic process of case-marking. even though there are many courses on case similar matters, there isn't any quantity akin to the current one, which completely seems to be at case marking, pageant and edition from a cross-linguistic point of view and in the context of other modern theoretical methods to the research of language. as well as chapters with extensive conceptual orientation, the quantity bargains specific empirical reports of case in a few varied languages together with: Amharic, Basque, Dutch, Hindi, eastern, Kuuk Thaayorre, Malagasy and Yurakaré.The quantity should be of curiosity to researchers and complicated scholars within the cognitive sciences, common linguistics, typology, ancient linguistics, formal linguistics, and psycholinguistics. The booklet will curiosity students operating in the context of formal syntactic and semantic theories because it presents perception into the homes of case from a cross-linguistic standpoint. The booklet will also be of curiosity to cognitive scientists attracted to the connection among which means and grammar, particularly, and the human mind's means within the mapping of that means onto grammar, normally.
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In the simple inclusory construction, superset and subset are apposed in the same case. C. (a personal name). All four noun phrases are in nominative case, assigned to the subject argument of the intransitive verb yan ‘go’: (29) ngali I. C. NOM I. NOM ‘I. C. NOM 24 Alice Gaby Inclusory constructions are most frequently associated with the grammatical function of subject. pro:prox ‘this one is my husband and mine’ Whilst the subset NP most commonly appears immediately following the superset pronoun, this need not be so.
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