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Published: 20 November 2018

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780198712404

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Negation and Nonveridicality in the History of Greek

Katerina Chatzopoulou

Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics

  • Draws on extensive data from all stages of Greek, from Homeric Greek to Standard Modern Greek
  • Offers a new semantic approach to Jespersen's cycle of negation
  • Accounts for negation patterns not only in the history of Greek but also in multiple other languages