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Lexical-Functional Grammar and Greek
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This entry briefly surveys Lexical Functional Grammar and points out some areas where this framework could be fruitfully applied to Ancient Greek.

1. Introduction

Lexical Functional Grammar (LFG) is a theory of the structure of language and of the relationship between different aspects of linguistic structure. As implied by the name, …

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Dag Haug, “Lexical-Functional Grammar and Greek”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, General Editor: Georgios K. Giannakis. Consulted online on 01 February 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_COM_00000215>
First published online: 2013

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