Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics

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This entry discusses expressions denoting quantity. It addresses some of their syntactic and semantic properties. It provides a brief overview of how cardinal and quantificational expressions are aligned with the respective nouns. Thus, with a respective decrease in frequency, adjective-like alignment, pseudo-partitive, partitive alignment and (with mass …

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Ilja A. Seržant, “Quantifiers”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, General Editor: Georgios K. Giannakis. Consulted online on 27 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_COM_00000302>
First published online: 2013

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