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Linguistic Realization of Evidentiality in European Languages

Linguistic Realization of Evidentiality in European Languages

by Gabriele Diewald, Elena Smirnova


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ISBN-13: 9783110223965
Publisher: De Gruyter
Publication date: 01/01/2011
Series: Empirical Approaches to Language Typology [EALT] Series , #49
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 377
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Gabriele Diewald andElena Smirnova, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany.

Table of Contents


Evidentiality in European languages: the lexical-grammatical distinction Gabriele Diewald Elena Smirnova 1

Types of verbal evidentiality marking: an overview Vladimir Plungian 15

Hearsay in European languages: toward an integrative account of grammatical and lexical marking Björn Wiemer 59

Information source in Spanish and Basque: a parallel corpus study Asier Alcázar 131

Embedded evidentials in German Mathias Schenner 157

Embedding indirective (evidential) utterances in Turkish Hatice Coskun 187

Epistemic modality and evidentiality and their determination on a deictic basis: the case of Romance languages Gerda Haβler 223

Evidentiality, polysemy, and the verbs of perception in English and German Richard Jason Whitt 249

Evidential markers in French scientific writing: the case of the French verb voir Francis Grossman Agnès Tutin 279

An interactional approach to epistemic and evidential adverbs in Spanish conversation Bert Cornillie 309

Revelative evidentiality in European languages: linguistic marking and its anthropological background Alexandra Kratschmer Adriënne Heijnen 331

Subject index 369

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