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Voice and Diathesis (History of Notions in Slavic Linguistics)
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“Voice,” “diathesis,” and “genus verbi” are terms that have been employed in very different ways, particularly in approaches to the lexicon and (morpho)syntactic interface of Slavic languages. Theoretical assumptions concerning grammar and lexicon (first of all, notions about lexical units, grammatical categ…

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Wiemer, Björn, “Voice and Diathesis (History of Notions in Slavic Linguistics)”, in: Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online, Editor-in-Chief Marc L. Greenberg. Consulted online on 17 September 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-6229_ESLO_COM_034742>
First published online: 2020



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