Valency over Time
Diachronic Perspectives on Valency Patterns and Valency Orientation
Luraghi, Silvia (editor)
Roma, Elisa (editor)
The papers collected in this book are devoted to verbal valency, and share a diachronic perspective, by either discussing changes in the behavior of verbs or discussing verbal valency at different historical stages of specific languages. They provide new data for research on valency patterns and on changes in valency orientation, verbal voice, and related constructions.
KeywordsValency; Transitivity; Voice; Language Change.
ISBN9783110755657, 9783110755602, 9783110755718, 9783110755657
Publication date and placeBerlin/Boston, 2021
ImprintDe Gruyter Mouton
SeriesTrends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM], 368
Historical & comparative linguistics