LINGUIST List 15.1033

Mon Mar 29 2004

FYI: SMG Bibliography of Suppletion

Editor for this issue: Anne Clarke <>


  1. Greville Corbett, SMG Bibliography of Suppletion

Message 1: SMG Bibliography of Suppletion

Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2004 09:13:27 -0500 (EST)
From: Greville Corbett <>
Subject: SMG Bibliography of Suppletion

A new annotated bibliography on Suppletion is now available online at: It includes over 70 entries
covering more than a century of work, starting with Osthoff's (1899)
monogaph. The bibliography was created primarily by Marina Chumakina
as part of the project, "The notion 'possible word' and its limits: a
typology of suppletion," (Greville G. Corbett, Dunstan Brown, Marina
Chumakina and Andrew Hippisley).

Additions and corrections will be very welcome (to For an addition, the ideal is a
bibliographical entry, an abstract (with your permission for us to use
it) and a hard copy of the item. But any subset of those is welcome.

At the same site you can also find bibliographies on Agreement and on

The suppletion project was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research
Board (UK) under grant B/RG/AN4375/APN10619. This support is
gratefully acknowledged.
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