Notes on dialogical structuring in Georgian verb morphology

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Abstract

Some peculiarities of Georgian verb morphology are described in a Natural perspective. In particular, the different use of two vocalic affixes "i" and "u" in the Present tense can be explained in terms of the presence vs the absence of the interlocutor in the fundamental structure of the dialogue situation.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationModernitate şi interdisciplinaritate în cercetarea lingvistică
EditorsMihaela Constantinescu, Gabriela Stoica, Oana Uţă Bărbulescu
Pages254-260
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Keywords

  • Georgian language
  • inflectional morphology

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