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New Perspectives on Historical Latin Syntax (Trends in Linguistics free pdf Relying primarily on a functional-typological methodology, in which structural considerations of the traditional type are combined in a complementary and balanced way with functional and typological principles, the book approaches historical Latin syntax from a non-traditional perspective, investigating diachronic phenomena primarily from their discourse function as revealed in Latin texts.Key features of this book: first publication to investigate the long-term syntactic history of Latin- first part of a multi-volume set of four- generally accessible to linguists and non-linguists theoretically coherent, formulated in functional-typological terms- and does not require reading fluency in Latin, since all examples are translated into English.

About Philip Baldi

Philip Baldi, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA- Pierluigi Cuzzolin, Bergamo University, Italy.

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Author : Philip Baldi
Publisher : Mouton de Gruyter
Data Published : 19 May 2009
ISBN : 3110190826
EAN : 9783110190823
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 561 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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