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Conjunctions (Non-Subordinating)
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Non-subordinating conjunctions have the function of creating a symmetrical relationship between two or more co-occurring elements that share the same grammatical-pragmatic nature (words, phrases, clauses, sentences). In what follows a sketch of the behavior of the main non-subordinating conjunctions in Greek will be provided.

1. Introduction

Non-subordinating (or coordinating) conjunctions (nsc) have the fu…

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Luisa Brucale, “Conjunctions (Non-Subordinating)”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, General Editor: Georgios K. Giannakis. Consulted online on 29 November 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_SIM_00000434>
First published online: 2013

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