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Published: 29 June 2017

416 Pages


ISBN: 9780198793571

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Transitive Nouns and Adjectives

Evidence from Early Indo-Aryan

John J. Lowe

Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics

  • First book-length treatment of transitive nouns and adjectives
  • Analyses a wealth of data from four different periods of Indo-Aryan: Rigvedic Sanskrit, Vedic Prose, Epic Sanskrit, and Pali
  • Presents a formal linguistic analysis in the framework of Lexical-Functional Grammar