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Name: Michael  Beníšek (IPA: ˈmɪxaʔɛl ˈbɛɲiːʃɛk)
Institution: Charles University in Prague
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State and/or Country: Czech Republic   
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Language Documentation
Subject Language(s): Romani, Carpathian
Language Family(ies): Indo-Aryan
Selected Publications: 2013. Central Romani lidža-/ ledž-: a vestige of an Indo-Aryan compound verb and its cross-dialectal variability. Acta Orientalia Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 66, 4: 471–486.
2013. Serednye Romani: a North Central Romani dialect of Transcarpathian Ukraine. In: Schrammel-Leber, Barbara & Tiefenbacher, Barbara. 2013. Romani V. Papers from the Annual Meeting of the Gypsy Lore Society, Graz 2011, pp. 42–60. Grazer Romani Publikationen 2. Grazer Linguistische Monographien: Graz.
2010. The quest for a Proto-Romani infinitive. Romani Studies V, 20, 1: 47–86.
2009. Middle Indo-Aryan Ablative and Locative Markers in Romani. Indo-Iranian Journal 52, 4: 335–362.
2009. References to the Ḍombas in Rājataraṅgiṇī. Archiv Orientální. Quarterly Journal of African and Asian Studies. 77, 4: 349–366.
Courses Taught: North Central Romani
Romani and Indo-Aryan linguistics

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