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Author Bakker, Stéphanie J

Title The noun phrase in ancient Greek : a functional analysis of the order and articulation of NP constituents in Herodotus / by Stéphanie J. Bakker
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009


Description 1 online resource (vii, 322 pages)
Series Amsterdam studies in classical philology, 1380-6068 ; v. 15
Amsterdam studies in classical philology ; v. 15
Contents Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Chapter One. Introduction; 1.1. The outline of the study; 1.2. Method and data; Part I Word Order; Chapter Two. Introduction to word order; 2.1. Word order in the noun phrase; 2.2. Possible explanations for word order variation in the NP; 2.3. Theoretical framework; Chapter Three. Word order in single-modifier NPs; 3.1. Introduction; 3.2. Prenominalmodifiers; 3.3. Postnominalmodifiers; 3.4. Clause vs. NP; 3.5. A few particularmodifiers; 3.6. The position of dependent constituents; 3.7. Conclusion; Chapter Four. Word order inmultiple-modifier NPs
Summary On the basis of a functional analysis of the order and articulation of noun phrase constituents in Herodotus, this book tries to answer the question as to which factors determine word order variation in the Greek NP
Analysis Greek language Noun
Greek language Syntax
Herodotus Criticism, Textual
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-311) and index
Notes English
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Subject 880-01 Herodotus -- Criticism, Textual
880-01/(S Ηρόδοτος ο Αλικαρνασσεύς, 5ος αι. π.Χ -- Κριτική και ερμηνεία
Herodotus. Historiae.
Greek language -- Noun
Greek language -- Syntax
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY -- Ancient Languages.
Greek language -- Noun
Greek language -- Syntax
Historiae (Herodotus)
Nominale constituenten.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789047430667