Title

Contributions of Romance Languages to Current Linguistic Theory

Document Type

Monograph

Publication Date

3-25-2019

Publisher

Springer

Edition

First

Volume

95

First page number:

1

Last page number:

11

Abstract

This volume presents novel analyses of morphosyntax and phonology by well-known scholars in their respective fields. The book offers chapters on a range of Romance languages and dialects, including Canadian French, Standard French, Modern French, Sardinian, Sicilian, and Spanish. Other chapters focus on diachronic topics on French and Italian. The volume will be of interest to researchers looking for current research in linguistics on the Romance languages. It will also serve as a reference volume or supplemental reading for graduate students and advanced undergraduate students in linguistics.

Keywords

Romance Languages; Theoretical Linguistics; Obviation and Old French Subjunctive Clauses; Syntax and Semantics of Mirative Focus Fronting in French; Language Varieties; Old French Initial Subordinate Clauses; French Jespersen Cycle; Morphosyntax; Phonology

Disciplines

Linguistics | Social and Behavioral Sciences

Language

English

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