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The Oxford handbook of inflection / edited by Matthew Baerman.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource.
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Summary note:
This handbook provides a comprehensive state-of-the-art overview of work on inflection - the expression of grammatical information through changes in word forms. The volume's 24 chapters are written by experts in the field from a variety of theoretical backgrounds, with examples drawn from a wide range of languages.
Notes:
Previously issued in print: 2015.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on January 25, 2016).
Contents:
Introduction / Matthew Baerman -- Diachrony / Claire Bowern -- Contact-induced change / Maaarten Kossman -- Modelling inflectional structure / Dunstan Brown -- Machine translation / Ondřej Bojar -- Machine learning of inflection / Katya Pertsova -- Inflectional morphology in language acquisition / Sabine Stoll -- Disorders / Matthew Walenski -- Verbal inflection in Iha: A multiplicity of alignments / Mark Donohue -- Inflection in Pulaar / Fiona Mc Laughlin -- Lithuanian inflection / Axel Holvoet -- The morpheme: Its nature and use / Stephen R. Anderson -- Chamorro inflection / Thomas Stolz -- Inflection in Murrinh-Patha / Rachel Nordlinger -- Aymara inflection / Matt Coler -- Inflection in Nen / Nicholas Evans -- Stem-internal and affixal morphology in Shilluk / Bert Remijsen, Cynthia L. Miller-Naudé, Leoma G. Gilley -- Features in inflection / Greville G. Corbett -- Inflectional Exponence / Jochen Trommer, Eva Zimmermann -- Inflectional paradigms / James P. Blevins -- Inflection Classes / Gregory Stump -- Paradigmatic deviations / Matthew Baerman -- Phonology / Gunnar Ólafur Hansson -- Periphrasis and inflection / Andrew Spencer, Gergana Popova.
Subject(s):
Grammar, Comparative and generalInflection [Browse]
Other title(s):
  • Handbook of inflection
  • Inflection
ISBN:
9780191750281 (ebook) :
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