LINGUIST List 9.838

Fri Jun 5 1998

TOC: Diachronica XV:1

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  1. Joseph C. Salmons, DIACHRONICA XV:1


Date: Wed, 03 Jun 1998 09:25:18 -0500
From: Joseph C. Salmons <>

The Spring 1998 issue of DIACHRONICA, vol. 15, no. 1, has just been
published. It contains:

Michel Ferlus, Les syste`mes de tons dans les langues viet-muong
Martin Haspelmath, The Semantic Development of Old Presents: New futures
 and subjunctives without grammaticalization
Tomas Riad, The Origin of Scandinavian Tone Accents
Donald Winford, On the Origins of African American Vernacular English:
 A creolist perspective, Part II: Linguistic features

Gary Bevington, Where do words comes from? An introduction to etymology.
 Rev. by Rex Wallace
Jose' del Valle, El trueque s/x en el espan~ol antiguo. Rev. by Dieter Wanner
Gereon Franken, Systematische Etymologie: Untersuchung einer 'Mischsprache' am
 Beispiel des Shakespeare-Wortschatzes. Rev. by Terence Odlin
Andreas Jucker, Historical Pragmatics. Rev. by Nick Nicholas
Christian Lehmann, Thoughts on Grammaticalization. Rev. by Bernard Comrie.

J.C. Smith, Report on the 13th International Conference on Historical
Saul Levin, Reply to Bomhard's Review of Levin (1996)

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