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Title Split auxiliary systems [electronic resource] : a cross-linguistic perspective / edited by Raúl Aranovich.

Imprint Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub., ©2007.

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Description 1 online resource (vi, 277 pages) : illustrations.
Series Typological studies in language, 0167-7373 ; v. 69
Typological studies in language ; v. 69. 0167-7373
Note Includes selected papers from a workshop on Cross-linguistic variation in auxiliary selection, held at the University of California, Davis, May 31-June 1, 2002.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Split Auxiliary Systems; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Foreword; Split auxiliary selection from a cross-linguistic perspective; Transitivity parameters and auxiliary selection by L2 students of German; An irrealis BE auxiliary in Romanian*; Auxiliary selection and split intransitivity in Paduan; The development of the HAVE perfect; Agentivity versus auxiliary choice; Optimizing auxiliary selection in Romance*; Auxiliary selection in Chinese*; Parameterized auxiliary selection; Particle selection in Korean auxiliary formation*
Summary The alternation between the auxiliaries BE and HAVE, which this collection examines, is often discussed in connection with generative analyses of split intransitivity. But this book's purpose is to place the phenomenon in a broader context. Well-known facts in the Romance and Germanic language families are extended with data from lesser studied languages and dialects (Romanian, Paduan), and also with experimental and historical data. Moreover, the book goes beyond the usual language families in which the phenomenon has been studied, with the inclusion of two chapters on Chinese and Korean. The.
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Subject Grammar, Comparative and general -- Auxiliaries -- Congresses.
Language and languages -- Variation -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Added Author Aranovich, Raúl.
Other Form: Print version: Split auxiliary systems. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub., ©2007 9027229813 9789027229816 (DLC) 2006051684 (OCoLC)72161948
ISBN 9789027292568 (electronic bk.)
9027292566 (electronic bk.)
9027229813 (hardback)
9789027229816 (hardback)