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Conference International Conference on Aspects of Iranian Linguistics (1st : 2005 : Max-Planck-Institut fur Evolutionare Anthropologie)

Title Aspects of Iranian linguistics [electronic resource] / edited by Simin Karimi, Vida Samiian and Donald Stilo.

Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008.

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Description 1 online resource (vi, 440 pages :) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Table of contents; introduction; recent advances in persian lexicography; a link grammar parser for persian; classifiers, plural ad definiteness in persian; optionality and variation; markedness and bare nouns in persian; the emergence of ergativity in iranian; the noun phrase in hawrami; expressions of future in classical and modern new persian; raising and control in persian; event structure of verbal nouns and light verbs; different object marking in a medieval persian text; marking of arguments in balochi ergative and mixed constructions; inversion and topicalization in farsi discourse.
Aspects of agrammatic language in persianthe individuating function of the persian ""indefinite suffix""; some remarks on the persian suffix; the ezafe as a head-marking inflectional affix; two sets of mobile verbal person agreement markers in the northern talyshi language; mood and modality in persian; on ergativity in the pamir languages; index.
Summary Aspects of Iranian Linguistics introduces readers to recent research into various properties of a number of Iranian languages. The volume consists of twenty chapters that cover a full range of Iranian linguistics, including formal theoretical perspectives (from a syntactic and morphological point of view), typological and functional perspectives, and diachronic and areal perspectives. It also contains papers on computational linguistics and neurolinguistics, as well as the modern history of ...
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Subject Iranian languages -- Congresses.
Persian language -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Added Author Stilo, Donald L., 1941-
Karimi, Simin.
Samiian, Vida.
Other Form: Print version: Karimi, Simin. Aspects of Iranian Linguistics. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2008 9781847186393
ISBN 1443810134 (electronic bk.)
9781443810135 (electronic bk.)
1299645518 (ebk)
9781299645516 (ebk)