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Thu Nov 05 2015

TOC: Studies in Language 39/3 (2015)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 04-Nov-2015
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Studies in Language Vol. 39, No. 3 (2015)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Studies in Language
Volume Number: 39
Issue Number: 3
Issue Date: 2015

Main Text:

2015. iii, 282 pp.

Table of Contents



Syntacticized topics in Kurmuk: A ternary voice-like system in Nilotic
Torben Andersen
508 – 554

Subject versus addressee in Dogon imperatives and hortatives
Jeffrey Heath and Vadim Dyachkov
555 – 593

A comparative study of semantic change in grammaticalization and lexicalization in Chinese and Germanic languages
Janet Zhiqun Xing
593 – 633

Diachronic effects of rhinoglottophilia, symmetries in sound change, and the curious case of Basque
Iván Igartua
635 – 663

Breaking the clause chains: Non-canonical medial clauses in Nungon
Hannah Sarvasy
664 – 697

Exclamative clauses in English and their relevance for theories of clause types
Peter Siemund
698 – 728

News of the Field

On the differences between adnominal and external possession in Ishkashimi
Elena Karvovskaya
729 – 753

Animacy and differential subject marking in the Ikema dialect of Miyako
Shoichi Iwasaki
754 – 778

Book review

The Survey of Pidgin and Creole Languages. 2013. Susanne Maria Michaelis, Philippe Maurer, Martin Haspelmath, and Magnus Huber
Reviewed by Claire Lefebvre
779 – 789

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Amele (aey)
                            Basque (eus)
                            Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            English (eng)
                            Miyako (mvi)
                            Sanglechi-Ishkashimi (sgl)

Language Family(ies): Central Papuan
                            Western Nilotic

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