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TOC: Studies in Language 40/1 (2016)

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Date: 09-May-2016
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Subject: Studies in Language Vol. 40, No. 1 (2016)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Studies in Language
Volume Number: 40
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2016

Main Text:

2016. iii, 258 pp.
Table of Contents


Floating agreement and information structure: The case of Sanzhi Dargwa
Diana Forker
1 – 25

The road already traveled: Constructional analogy in lexico-syntactic change
Jessi Elana Aaron
26 – 62

Being ‘indecisive’ in Japanese: Analysis of kana, darou ka and (n) janai ka
Yuko Asano-Cavanagh
63 – 92

Partitioning the timeline: A cross-linguistic survey of tense
Viveka Velupillai
93 – 136

Constructional change vs. grammaticalization: From compounding to derivation
Bernd Heine, Heiko Narrog and Haiping Long
137 – 175

The role of verbal prefixes and particles in aspectual composition
Jens Fleischhauer and Adrian Czardybon
176 – 203

Clausal coordination in Finnish Sign Language
Tommi Jantunen
204 – 234


Evans, Vyvyan. 2014. The language myth: Why language is not an instinct.
Reviewed by Randy J. LaPolla
235 – 252

Brown, Dunstan, Marina Chumakina and Greville Corbett (eds.). 2013. Canonical Morphology and Syntax
Reviewed by Edward J. Vajda
253 – 257

List of Reviewers 2015

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
                            Finnish Sign Language (fse)
                            German (deu)
                            Japanese (jpn)
                            Polish (pol)
                            Spanish (spa)

Language Family(ies): East Caucasian

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