Proto-Slavic Inflectional Morphology: A Comparative Handbook (Brill's Studies in Indo-European Languages & Linguistics)

Proto-Slavic Inflectional Morphology: A Comparative Handbook (Brill's Studies in Indo-European Languages & Linguistics)


Proto-Slavic, the reconstructed ancestor of the Slavic languages, offers a wealthy inflectional approach inherited from Proto-Indo-European. during this instruction manual the entire inflectional endings of Proto-Slavic are traced again to Proto-Indo-European via a scientific comparability with the corresponding varieties in similar languages. employing a redefinition of Proto-Slavic according to prehistoric loanword family members with neighbouring non-Slavic languages, Thomas Olander offers a brand new examine the Proto-Slavic inflectional method. The systematic, coherent and exhaustive method specified by the guide paves the way in which for brand new recommendations to long-standing difficulties of Slavic old grammar.

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