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TOC: Studies in Language 38/4 (2014)

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Date: 19-Dec-2014
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Subject: Studies in Language Vol. 38, No. 4 (2014)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Studies in Language
Volume Number: 38
Issue Number: 4
Issue Date: 2014

Main Text:

2014. iv, 365 pp.

Table of Contents


Phrasal Construction Tonology: The case of Kalabari
Otelemate G. Harry and Larry M. Hyman
649 – 689

In search of the origin of na in Mavea
Valérie Guérin
690 – 716

Reference-point and blending in Korean non-nominative subject constructions
Chongwon Park
717 – 751

Investigating the transitive and intransitive constructions in English and Japanese: A quantitative study
Zoe Pei-sui Luk
752 – 791

Intersubjective evidentials in Yurakaré: Evidence from conversational data and a first step toward a comparative perspective
Sonja Gipper
792 – 835

Transferability of semantic functions in contact-induced grammaticalization: The case of Singapore Colloquial English one
Ming Chew Teo
836 – 863

The locative alternation in verb-framed vs. satellite-framed languages: A corpus study of Spanish and Polish
Wojciech Lewandowski
864 – 895

Lexical coding vs. syntactic marking of homogeneity: Evidence from Spanish and Danish
Henrik Høeg Müller
896 – 955

News from the field

Contact and isolation in hunter-gatherer language dynamics: Evidence from Maniq phonology (Aslian, Malay Peninsula)
Ewelina Wnuk and Niclas Burenhult
956 – 981

‘Restricted group’ and ‘group’ within the pronominal system of Western Toba (Guaicuruan, Argentina)
María Belén Carpio
982 – 994


Cruschina, Silvio, Martin Maiden & John Charles Smith (eds.). 2013. The Boundaries of Pure Morphology: Diachronic and Synchronic Perspectives
Reviewed by Hans-Olav Enger
995 – 1004

Dixon, R.M.W. 2012. Basic Linguistic Theory. Volume 3. Further Grammatical Topics
Reviewed by Steffen Haurholm-Larsen
1005 – 1013

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                            Discourse Analysis
                            General Linguistics
                            Genetic Classification
                            Historical Linguistics
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            Danish (dan)
                            English (eng)
                            Japanese (jpn)
                            Kalabari (ijn)
                            Kensiu (kns)
                            Korean (kor)
                            Mafea (mkv)
                            Malay (mly)
                            Polish (pol)
                            Spanish (spa)
                            Thai (tha)

Language Family(ies): Guaicuruan

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