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Case (Barry J Blake) Hardcover Book, (Cambridge University Press, 2001) 9780521807616
Case (Barry J Blake) Hardcover Book, (Cambridge University Press, 2001) 9780521807616
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Title: Case

Author: Blake, Barry J

Publisher: Cambridge University Press; Publication Date: 2001

Hardcover; ISBN: 9780521807616

Edition: 2nd Volumes: 1; Pages: 248

List Price in Cloth: $85.00 Our price: $85.00

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This book is a concise and accessible introduction to the ways in which relations between words in sentences are marked in languages. The author describes the systems of suffixes familiar from languages like Latin and also the roles of prepositions, postpositions and the use of the pronominal elements on verbs. This new edition incorporates expanded discussions of the key concepts, taking into consideration current developments in the field, and includes an updated section on abstract case in the Chomskyian paradigm.Contents1. Overview2. Problems in describing case systems3. Modern approaches to case4. Distribution of case marking5. Survey of case marking6. Life cycle of case systemsNotesGuide to terminologyGuide to further readingReferencesIndex
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