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Aspect : an introduction to the study of verbal aspect and related problems

Author: Bernard Comrie
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1993, ©1976.
Series: Cambridge textbooks in linguistics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to the general linguistic study of aspect.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Comrie
ISBN: 0521211093 9780521211093 0521290457 9780521290456
OCLC Number: 31855245
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 142 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Definition of aspect --
Meaning and form --
Perfective --
Definition of perfectivity --
Perfectivity and other aspectual values --
Imperfective --
Habitual --
Habitual and other aspectual values --
Progressive --
Aspect and inherent meaning --
Punctual and durative --
Telic and atelic --
State and dynamic situation --
Perfect --
Types of perfect --
Perfect of result --
Experiential perfect --
Perfect of persistent situation --
Perfect of recent past --
Perfect and other aspects --
Prospective aspect --
Aspect and tense --
Perfective, present, and future --
Aspectual distinctions restricted to certain tenses --
Narrative Present --
Combined tense/aspect oppositions --
Aspect and time reference in tenseless languages --
Aspect and voice --
Formal expression of aspectual oppositions --
Morphology of aspect --
Prefixing in Balto-Slavonic, Georgian, and Hungarian --
Combined tense/aspect morphology --
Syntactic expressions of aspectual oppositions --
Locative expressions of aspectual oppositions --
Progressive and imperfective aspect --
Contingent state --
Direction and aspect --
Perfect as present plus past --
Perfect and inferential --
Markedness --
Markedness and semantics --
Markedness and morphology --
Neutralisation --
Markedness and frequency --
Markedness and context --
Degree of markedness --
Language guide --
Genetic classification of languages cited --
Aspectual systems of individual languages --
English --
Slavonic (Russian, Bulgarian, Old Church Slavonic) --
Romance (French, Spanish) --
Greek (Ancient Greek, Modern Greek) --
Chinese (Mandarin) --
Other languages (Turkish, ChiBemba) --
Recent approaches to aspect --
Localist theory of aspect --
Feature analysis --
Model-theoretic semantics.
Series Title: Cambridge textbooks in linguistics.
Responsibility: Bernard Comrie ...

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