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TOC: Studies in Language 39/1 (2015)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 06-Jul-2015
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Studies in Language Vol. 39, No. 1 (2015)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Studies in Language
Volume Number: 39
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2015

Main Text:

2015. iv, 255 pp.

Table of Contents


Differential Subject Marking in Nepali imperfective constructions: A probabilistic grammar approach
Saartje Verbeke and Ludovic De Cuypere
1 – 23

A new type of convergence at the deictic center: Second person and cislocative in Karbi (Tibeto-Burman)
Linda Konnerth
24 – 45

Evidentiality in interaction: A pragmatic analysis of Korean hearsay evidential markers
Mikyung Ahn and Foong Ha Yap
46 – 84

Body, mind, and spirit: What makes up a person in Manambu
Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald
85 – 117

A typology of negation in Tungusic
Andreas Hölzl
118 – 159

Personal pronouns with determining functions in Australian languages
Dana Louagie and Jean-Christophe Verstraete
159 – 198

Why is there a Present-Day English absolute?
Nikki van de Pol and Peter Petré
199 – 229

Discussion paper

Is toponymy necessary?
Joshua Nash
230 – 235


Haegeman, Liliane. 2012. Adverbial Clauses, Main Clause Phenomena, and the Composition of the Left Periphery.
Reviewed by Ulrike Demske
236 – 244

Kilarski, Marcin (2013) Nominal classification: a history of its study from the classical period to the present.
Reviewed by Ruth Singer
245 – 253

List of reviewers 2014
254 – 255

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics
                            Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Dutch (nld)
                            English (eng)
                            Gilyak (niv)
                            Karbi (mjw)
                            Korean (kor)
                            Manambu (mle)
                            Nepali (nep)

Language Family(ies): Germanic

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