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The degrees of comparison in Slavic, together with the syntactic constructions of equality and inequality, in which they participate, form the core of the functional-semantic field of comparison, which also encompasses a plethora of peripheral linguistic devices used to express comparison. The individual Slavic languages have handled the shared resources inherited from Proto-Slavic in th…

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Mladenova, Olga, “Comparison”, in: Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online, Editor-in-Chief General Editor Marc L. Greenberg, Lenore A. Grenoble. Consulted online on 23 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-6229_ESLO_COM_032356>
First published online: 2020

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