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Affix Ordering Across Languages and Frameworks

Stela Manova


This volume advances our understanding of how word structure in terms of affix ordering is organized in the languages of the world. Affix ordering is a central issue in linguistic theory and there has been much research on the topic. The present volume contributes novel data from typologically diverse well-studied and lesser-studied languages as well as original analyses, and covers the major approaches in the field. Unlike previous research, most of the contributions in this collection consider more than one language. Discussed are, among other things, cases of affix ordering that pose proble ... More

Keywords: affix ordering, typology, affix repetition, variable ordering, parasynthesis, mobile affixation

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Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780190210434
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190210434.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Stela Manova, editor
University of Vienna

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