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By Christina Tortora

ISBN-10: 0199945624

ISBN-13: 9780199945627

ISBN-10: 0199945640

ISBN-13: 9780199945641

This e-book offers and analyzes numerous positive aspects of the morphosyntax of Borgomanerese, a Gallo-Italic dialect spoken within the city of Borgomanero, within the Piedmont zone of Northern Italy. The learn is extremely comparative, drawing at the literature on a variety of different Italian dialects and Romance languages (as good as English), to notify our realizing of the Borgomanerese phenomena. Christina Tortora takes the numerous strange and understudied (and frequently novel) evidence of Borgomanerese grammar as compelling grounds for revisiting and reformulating present analyses of syntactic phenomena in those different languages. The phenomena taken care of comprise the syntax and semantics of the vulnerable locative in presentational sentences; the syntax of item clitics and argument prepositions; the syntax of matters and topic clitics; the syntax of interrogatives; clausal structure; and the connection among orthography and theoretical research. The crucial worth of this e-book lies either within the wealthy description of the morphosyntactic phenomena of Borgomanerese, a lot of that have no longer been formerly stated within the literature, and within the consequent novel analyses constructed, which give a contribution insights for different languages and dialects, and enhance our realizing of syntax and syntactic thought in general.

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