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TOC: Diachronica 30/4 (2013)

Editor for this issue: Sara Couture <>

Date: 06-Mar-2014
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Diachronica Vol. 30, No. 4 (2013)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Diachronica
Volume Number: 30
Issue Number: 4
Issue Date: 2013

Main Text:

2013. iii, 167 pp.

Table of Contents

Articles / Aufsätze

Bantu-Ubangi language contact and the origin of labial-velar stops in Lingombe (Bantu, C41, DRC)
Koen Bostoen and Jean-Pierre Donzo
435 – 468

Feature metathesis and the change of PIE *du̯ to Classical Armenian -rk-*
Jessica DeLisi
469 – 491

The Latin ‘third stem’ and its Romance descendants
Martin Maiden
492 – 530

The diachrony of light and auxiliary verbs in Indo-Aryan
Benjamin Slade
531 – 578

Discussion Note

A counterexample to homophony avoidance
Geoffrey Sampson
579 – 591

Review / Compte rendu / Besprechung

External influences on English: From its beginnings to the Renaissance
Reviewed by John McWhorter
593 – 598


Joe’s Jottings
599 – 602

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
                            Linguistic Theories

Subject Language(s): Armenian, Classical (xcl)
                            Hindi (hin)
                            Latin (lat)
                            Nepali (nep)
                            Ngombe (ngc)
                            Romanian (ron)
                            Sanskrit (san)

Language Family(ies): Indo-Aryan
                            Narrow Bantu

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