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Position of the German attributive genitive and some other questions related to the structure of the genitive substitute von + NP

Alja Lipavic Oštir
E-mail: alja.lipavic@um.si
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5791-9726
Univerza v Mariboru
Abstract: The article presents an attempt at explaining the German genitive substitute von + NP as the result of a grammaticalization process. The explanation takes into account paradigmatic and syntagmatic gra...

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Orphan prefixes and the grammaticalization of aspect in South Slavic

Stephen M. Dickey
E-mail: smd@ku.edu
Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Kansas
Abstract: This paper establishes the term ORPHAN PREFIX for a Slavic prefix that no longer shares a dominant spatial meaning with its cognate preposition. Most Slavic prefixes do share such a dominant spatial m...

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Failing without trying

J. Lachlan Mackenzie
VU University Amsterdam & ILTEC, Lisboa
Abstract: The article presents an analysis of the over 12,000 occurrences of fail and failure followed by to in the 100m-word British National Corpus. In its lexical use, fail is a negative-implicative verb of ...

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Metonymy and Croatian adverbial clauses

Branimir Belaj
E-mail: bbelaj@ffos.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2334-9673
Filozofski fakultet Osijek
Abstract: In this article I examine some metonymic aspects of the semantics of Croatian connectives introducing adverbial clauses of cause, condition, purpose, and concession. The analysis leans on the theory o...

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Semantic network of the Basse Mandinka BANTA form

Alexander Andrason
E-mail: aleksand@hi.is
Stellenbosch University
Abstract: The present study – developed within the cognitive framework – provides a description and explanation of the semantic potential offered by the Basse Mandinka BANTA construction (i.e. a verbal gram for...

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Gramatikalizacija i sekundarni prijedlozi glagolskoga i imeničkoga porijekla

Mirjana Bučar
Filozofski fakultet Sveučilišta u Osijeku
Abstract: Sekundarnim se prijedlozima u ovome radu smatraju prijedlozi koji porijeklo vuku iz neke druge vrste riječi, a u istome se obliku u suvremenome jeziku upotrebljavaju i kao leksičke i kao gramatičke je...