1887
Volume 39, Issue 1
  • ISSN 0731-3500
  • E-ISSN: 2214-5907
USD
Buy:$35.00 + Taxes

Abstract

Khaling, like other Kiranti languages, has a Reflexive / Middle suffix-si, the main function of which is to reduce the valence of verbs. The present paper describes the complex morphological alternations observed in the reflexive paradigms, and provides a detailed account of the various meanings of the -si derivation in Khaling.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.1075/ltba.39.1.02jac
2016-06-27
2019-09-20
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

References

  1. van Driem, George
    1993A Grammar of Dumi. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. doi: 10.1515/9783110880915
    https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110880915 [Google Scholar]
  2. Haspelmath, Martin
    1990 The grammaticalization of passive morphology. Studies in Language14(1): 25–72. doi: 10.1075/sl.14.1.03has
    https://doi.org/10.1075/sl.14.1.03has [Google Scholar]
  3. Hock, Hans Heinrich
    1991Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. doi: 10.1515/9783110219135
    https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110219135 [Google Scholar]
  4. Jacques, Guillaume
    2013 Derivational morphology in Khaling. Bulletin of Chinese Linguistics8: 78–85.
    [Google Scholar]
  5. Jacques, Guillaume , Lahaussois, Aimée , Michailovsky, Boyd & Rai, Dhan Bahadur
    2012 An overview of Khaling verbal morphology. Language and Linguistics13(6): 1095–1170.
    [Google Scholar]
  6. Kemmer, Suzanne
    1993The Middle Voice [Typological Studies in Language 23]. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/tsl.23
    https://doi.org/10.1075/tsl.23 [Google Scholar]
  7. LaPolla, Randy & Jiangling Yang
    2005 Reflexive and middle marking in Dulong/Rawang. Himalayan Linguistics2: 1–13.
    [Google Scholar]
  8. Nedjalkov, Vladimir P
    2007 Polysemy of reciprocal markers. InReciprocal Constructions [Typological Studies in Language 71], Vladimir P. Nedjalkov (ed.), 231–334. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. doi: 10.1075/tsl.71.10ned
    https://doi.org/10.1075/tsl.71.10ned [Google Scholar]
  9. Say, Sergey S
    2008 K tipologii antipassivnyx konstrukcij: Semantika, pragmatika, sintaksis: Rossijskaja akademija nauk, Institut lingvisticheskix issledovanij, St-Petersburg dissertation.
    [Google Scholar]
  10. Toba, Sueyoshi
    1984Khaling. Tokyo: ILCAA, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies.
    [Google Scholar]
http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1075/ltba.39.1.02jac
Loading
  • Article Type: Research Article
Keyword(s): anti-causative , antipassive , autobenefactive , Khaling , Kiranti , middle , reciprocal and reflexive
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was successful
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error