Aspects of split ergativity

In languages with aspect-based split ergativity, one portion of the grammar follows an ergative pattern, while another shows a 'split'. In this book, Jessica Coon argues that aspectual split ergativity does not mark a split in how case is assigned, but rather, a split in sentence structure

Main Author: Coon, Jessica
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
Series:Oxford studies in comparative syntax / Oxford studies in comparative syntax
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:In languages with aspect-based split ergativity, one portion of the grammar follows an ergative pattern, while another shows a 'split'. In this book, Jessica Coon argues that aspectual split ergativity does not mark a split in how case is assigned, but rather, a split in sentence structure
Physical Description:1 online resource illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
ISBN:9780199367672