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LINGUIST List 24.3733

Mon Sep 23 2013

Books: Funktionen von Modalität [Functions of Modality]: Abraham, Leiss (Eds)

Editor for this issue: Justin Petro <justinlinguistlist.org>

Date: 23-Sep-2013
From: Linda Steglich <linda.steglichdegruyter.com>
Subject: Funktionen von Modalität [Functions of Modality]: Abraham, Leiss (Eds)
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Title: Funktionen von Modalität [Functions of Modality]
Series Title: De Gruyter Linguistik - Impulse & Tendenzen 55
Published: 2013
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
                http://www.degruyter.com/mouton

Book URL: http://www.degruyter.com/view/product/210901?format=G

Editor: Werner Abraham
Editor: Elisabeth Leiss
Electronic: ISBN: 9783110333091 Pages: 373 Price: Europe EURO 99.95
Hardback: ISBN: 9783110331981 Pages: 373 Price: Europe EURO 99.95
Abstract:

The term “modality” encompasses a number of categories: modal verbs, modal particles, and confirmatory questions. This volume examines, on the one hand, the common features of basic modal and epistemic versions of modal verbs, and, on the other, modal particles. What level of certainty do words of this kind communicate to the listener? This is the key question posed by the work.

Linguistic Field(s): Grammaticalization
                            Historical Linguistics
                            Language Typology
                            Semantics
                            Syntax

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
                            German (deu)
                            Polish (pol)

Written In: German (deu)

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