Item description for On Latin Adverbs (Amsterdam University Press - Amsterdam Archaeological Studies) by Harm Pinkster...
This study deals with a number of aspects of the words which are usually called adverbs in Latin. It contains on the one hand a critical discussion of their treatment in Latin grammatical studies -- the characteristics attributed to them, their relationship to other words -- and on the other hand a discussion of the conditions that have to be met in order to achieve a better (sub)classification -- general problems of classification as well as criteria for affecting such classification -- and a better description of the functions of adverbs in larger constructions. The study contains, therefore, both language-specific sections and more general ones. The author wrote the passages specifically dealing with Latin in such a way that they are clear enough to the non-Latinist, the more general passages in such a way that they are understandable for Latinists who are not acquainted with recent developments in linguistics.
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Studio: Amsterdam University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.1" Width: 5.8" Height: 0.6" Weight: 0.55 lbs.
Release Date Sep 15, 2006
Publisher Amsterdam University Press
ISBN 9053568433 ISBN13 9789053568439
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More About Harm Pinkster
Harm Pinkster has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Amsterdam.