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Published: 23 March 2017

188 Pages


ISBN: 9780198744597

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Semantics and Morphosyntactic Variation

Qualities and the Grammar of Property Concepts

Itamar Francez and Andrew Koontz-Garboden

Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics

  • An open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 licence
  • Analyses data from a range of languages including Ulwa, Malayam, and Hausa
  • Provides valuable insights into the theory of syntactic categories and the theory of mass nouns
  • Examines the limits of what a possible human language can look like