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  The rise and resolution of viewpoint aspectual ambiguity in Transeurasian reconstruction

Robbeets, M. (2019). The rise and resolution of viewpoint aspectual ambiguity in Transeurasian reconstruction. In É. Á. Csató, L. Johanson, & B. Karakoç (Eds.), Ambiguous Verb Sequences in Transeurasian Languages and Beyond (pp. 241-264). Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag. doi:10.2307/j.ctvx1hw37.17.

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 Abstract: In this paper, I deal with the coincidence of intraterminal and postterminal readings in certain converb constructions across the Transeurasian languages and suggest that some of these may be given a diachronic explanation by reconstructing an ancestral stage, whereby the viewpoint-aspectual reading of the converb marker was determined by the actional interpretation of the base verb. To this end, I use Johanson’s terminology both in referring to the so-called “Transeurasian” languages and in conceptualizing dimensions of aspectual terminality. Johanson & Robbeets (2009: 1–2) coined the term “Transeurasian” to refer to a grouping of about 50 geographically adjacent, typologically similar and

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Language(s): eng - English
 Dates: 20192019
 Publication Status: Published in print
 Pages: 23
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 Identifiers: DOI: 10.2307/j.ctvx1hw37.17
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Title: Ambiguous Verb Sequences in Transeurasian Languages and Beyond
Source Genre: Book
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Csató, Éva Á., Editor
Johanson, Lars, Editor
Karakoç, Birsel, Editor
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Publ. Info: Wiesbaden : Harrassowitz Verlag
Pages: vii, 342 Volume / Issue: - Sequence Number: - Start / End Page: 241 - 264 Identifier: ISBN: 9783447113700
DOI: 10.2307/j.ctvx1hw37
Other: PL 101 .5 AMB 2019