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Published: 03 March 2016

416 Pages | Six black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198747093

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Verbal Periphrasis in Ancient Greek

Have- and Be- Constructions

Klaas Bentein

  • Presents an innovative, signficant contribution to our understanding of the ancient Greek verbal system
  • Investigates the use and development of periphrastic constructions with the verbs 'to be' and 'to have'
  • Combines in-depth discussion of Ancient Greek passages with insights from modern linguistic theory