On inflection by Patrick O., Steinkrüger, Patrick O. Steinkruger

By Patrick O., Steinkrüger, Patrick O. Steinkruger

The quantity is devoted to the German linguist Wolfgang Ullrich ""Gustav"" Wurzel (1940-2001), who has inspired linguistic notion in his paintings on paradigm-based morphology. All participants to the quantity care for Wurzel's paintings and pondering, who in his theoretical writings interested by the strategies of naturalness, markedness and complexity in human language. The authors talk about diachronic and typological points of morphology, i.e. the character of paradigms, the increase and fall of inflectional morphology, and the advance and structures of gender marking, additionally in regard to the interface with phonology and syntax.

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On inflection

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Moreover, if the invariables were attributed a default status, Italian should be considered in typologically different terms, as it would display isolating features, with the plural only expressed by means of the article (cf. Dressler and Thornton 1996: 22–23). This leads us to the second problem related to the notion of default: if the latter is not necessarily central for IM, what is its proper function? Once again, an analogy with DM may be useful here. The nominalized infinitive in German and Italian, as well as the English gerund, is generally held to be absolutely productive, with many linguists assuming a transcategorization process of a syntactic rather than of a morphological nature (however, for some restrictions cf.

Bulletin de la Société Polonaise de Linguistique 53: 95–119. , Marianne Kilani-Schoch, Rossella Spina, and Anna M. Thornton 2003 Le classi di coniugazione in italiano e francese. In Il Verbo Italiano, Atti del 35. Congresso della Società di Linguistica Italiana, M. Giacomo-Marcellesi and A. ), 397–416. Roma: Bulzoni. 44 Wolfgang U. Dressler Seiler, Hansjakob 1958 Zur Systematik und Entwicklungsgeschichte der Griechischen Nominaldeklination. Glotta 37: 41–67. Skalička, Vladimir 1979 Typologische Studien.

3 Recording all those lexemes which occur at least five times. Our dataset contains around 5440 lexemes, accounting for some 243 000 word forms from the entire one million word corpus. Each noun in our dataset was assessed according to the irregularity scale. We found relations between frequency and irregularity and a certain degree of correspondence with the Irregularity Scale. In Table 7 we give eight groups of nouns from the corpus divided up to match sections of our Irregularity Scale. 36 Greville G.

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