Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online

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Edited by: Marc L. Greenberg (editor-in-chief), University of Kansas; Lenore A. Grenoble (general editor), University of Chicago; associate editors: Stephen M. Dickey, University of Kansas, Masako Ueda Fidler, Brown University, René Genis, University of Amsterdam, Marek Łaziński, University of Warsaw, Anita Peti-Stantić, University of Zagreb, Björn Wiemer, University of Mainz, Nadežda V. Zorixina-Nilsson, Stockholm University

The Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics offers a comprehensive overview of the languages of the Slavic language family and the different ways in which they are and have been studied. It provides authoritative treatment of all important aspects of the Slavic language family from its Indo-European origins to the present day, as well as consideration of interaction of Slavic with other languages.

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Differential Argument Marking (DAM)

(7 words)

Author(s): Wiemer, Björn
forthcomingBjörn Wiemer
Date: 2020-05-22

Direct Object (Treatment of)

(7 words)

Author(s): Jurkiewicz-Rohrbacher, Edyta
forthcomingEdyta Jurkiewicz-Rohrbacher
Date: 2020-05-22

Discourse Markers

(1,264 words)

Author(s): Perelmutter, Renee
Discourse markers are a polysemous and multifunctional category of linguistic units used to structure discourse. The entry discusses theoretical approaches to discourse markers, as well as recent developments in literature on Slavic discourse markers. Discourse markers are linguistic units used to structure discourse (Schiffrin 1988). This heterogeneous category escapes easy definitions and has been traditionally ignored or marginalized within linguistic research until fairly recently, when a series of new, theoretically innovat…
Date: 2020-05-22