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Title: The V2 Conspiracy: A Synchronic and a Diachronic Analysis of Verbal Positions in Germanic Languages
Written By: Fred Weerman

In this diachronic study, it is argued that the changes under consideration are the result of a shift from "morphological" means of visualizing certain relations to "syntactic" means; which is in turn related to deflexion.

Publication Year: 1992
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Syntax
Language Family(ies): Germanic
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 3110131412
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 263
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