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Title Germanic genitives / edited by Tanja Ackermann, FU Berlin ; Horst J. Simon, FU Berlin ; Christian Zimmer, FU Berlin.

Publication Info. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Publishing Company, [2018]


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Description 1 online resource (335 pages).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Studies in language companion series ; Volume 193
Studies in language companion series ; Volume 193.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introductory overview -- Genitives in Germanic / Christian Zimmer, Horst J. Simon & Tanja Ackermann -- Portraits of lesser studied languages. A new perspective on the Luxembourgish genitive / Caroline Dohmer -- Frisian genitives: From Old Frisian to the modern dialects / Jarich Hoekstra -- Genitive markers and their destinies. On the motivation of genitive-s omission in Contemporary German / Christian Zimmer -- From genitive suffix to linking element: A corpus study on the genesis and productivity of a new compounding pattern in (Early) New High German / Kristin Kopf -- The development of non-paradigmatic linking elements in Faroese and the decline of the genitive case / Hjalmar P. Petersen & Renata Szczepaniak -- "Genitives" in nominal configurations. The Genitive Rule and its background / Peter Gallmann -- From genitive inflection to possessive marker? The development of German possessive -s with personal names / Tanja Ackermann -- Yiddish possessives as a case for genitive case / Kerstin Hoge -- Genitives and their functional competitors. Genitives and proper name compounds in German / Barbara Schlucker -- On the role of cases and possession in Germanic: A typological approach / Kurt Braunmİoller.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Germanic languages -- Case -- Congresses.
Germanic languages -- Possessives -- Congresses.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Morphosyntax -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Ackermann, Tanja, editor.
Simon, Horst J., editor.
Zimmer, Christian, 1987- editor.
Other Form: Print version: Germanic genitives. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Publishing Company, c2018 335 pages Studies in language companion series ; Volume 193. 9789027200235 (DLC) 2017059315
ISBN 9789027200235
9789027264473 (e-book)

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