Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
On the Development of the Aspect System in Some Philippine Languages
|Title:||On the Development of the Aspect System in Some Philippine Languages|
|Authors:||Reid, Lawrence A.|
|LC Subject Headings:||Philippine languages|
|Citation:||Reid, Lawrence. "On the Development of the Aspect System in Some Philippine Languages." Oceanic Linguistics 31, no. 1 (Summer 1992): 65-91.|
|Abstract:||The verbal morphology of Philippine languages, typically complex, usually includes distinctions of voice, mode, and aspect that are problematic with respect to whether they are inflectional or derivational. This paper attempts to give an account of the development of the aspect systems of Tagalog and Ilokano. Their voice systems, closely intertwined with the aspect systems, are also considered. The aspect system posited for Proto-Extra Formosan closely resembles that of Ilokano. The Ilokano system resulted from a switch in the order of the two infixes |
|Appears in Collections:||
Lawrence A. Reid: Articles, Monographs, Book Chapters|
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need this content in ADA-compliant format.
Items in ScholarSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.