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The Resource Modes of modality : modality, typology, and universal grammar, edited by Elisabeth Leiss, University of Munich ; Werner Abraham, University of Vienna

Modes of modality : modality, typology, and universal grammar, edited by Elisabeth Leiss, University of Munich ; Werner Abraham, University of Vienna

Label
Modes of modality : modality, typology, and universal grammar
Title
Modes of modality
Title remainder
modality, typology, and universal grammar
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elisabeth Leiss, University of Munich ; Werner Abraham, University of Vienna
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Modality is one of the grammatical categories in Igbo language studies that received the least attention within the last century. There is, however, a growing awareness that the category of modality is expressed in the language through specific verbs and suffixes that have recently been (re- )categorised as modal verbs and modal suffixes, respectively (Uchechukwu 2008, 2011). This paper explores further the issue of modality in Igbo by focusing on the constructions and lexical items that could be involved in the implicit expression of modality in the language. The different types of constructio
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
415.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P299.M6
LC item number
M654 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leiss, Elisabeth
  • Abraham, Werner
Series statement
Studies in language companion series,
Series volume
volume 149
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  • Modality (Linguistics)
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Cognitive grammar
  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • Linguistic universals
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Cognitive grammar
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Linguistic universals
  • Modality (Linguistics)
  • Typology (Linguistics)
Label
Modes of modality : modality, typology, and universal grammar, edited by Elisabeth Leiss, University of Munich ; Werner Abraham, University of Vienna
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mora da as a marker of modal meanings in Macedonian : on correlations between categorial restrictions and morphosyntactic behaviour
  • Björn Wiemer
  • Modal semantics and morphosyntax of the Latvian debitive
  • Ilze Lokmane & Andra Kalnača
  • Deontic or epistemic? habēre as a modal marker of future certainty in Macedonian
  • Liljana Mitkovska & Eleni Bužarovska
  • Epistemic, evidential and attitudinal markers in clause-medial position in Cantonese
  • Foong Ha Yap & Winnie Oi-Wan Chor
  • Interfaces between mood and modality
  • Modal particles in rationale clauses and related constructions
  • Formal properties of modality
  • Patrick Grosz
  • Modal particles in causal clauses : the case of German weil wohl
  • Mathias Schenner & Frank Sode
  • Modality conceptualizations
  • Enablement and possibility
  • Raphael Salkie
  • The modal category of sufficiency
  • Chantal Melis
  • Diachronie derivation
  • From agent-oriented modality to sequential : the polysemy of the marker ni in Kakabe (Mande)
  • Interpreting modals by phase heads
  • Alexandra Vydrina
  • Covert modality
  • A rare case of covert modality : Spoken Polish and the novel periphrastic past with mieć 'have'
  • Werner Abraham & Jadwiga Piskorz
  • (C)Overt epistemic modality and its perspectival effects on the textual surface
  • Sonja Zeman
  • Dimensions of implicit modality in Igbo
  • Chinedu Uchechukwu
  • Index
  • Daigo Akiba
  • Evidentiality straddling T- and C-domains
  • Nadia Varley
  • Typological surveys
  • The syntax of modal polyfunctionality revisited : evidence from the languages of Europe
  • Björn Hansen
Control code
868273419
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 511 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306347266
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1595193
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868273419
Label
Modes of modality : modality, typology, and universal grammar, edited by Elisabeth Leiss, University of Munich ; Werner Abraham, University of Vienna
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mora da as a marker of modal meanings in Macedonian : on correlations between categorial restrictions and morphosyntactic behaviour
  • Björn Wiemer
  • Modal semantics and morphosyntax of the Latvian debitive
  • Ilze Lokmane & Andra Kalnača
  • Deontic or epistemic? habēre as a modal marker of future certainty in Macedonian
  • Liljana Mitkovska & Eleni Bužarovska
  • Epistemic, evidential and attitudinal markers in clause-medial position in Cantonese
  • Foong Ha Yap & Winnie Oi-Wan Chor
  • Interfaces between mood and modality
  • Modal particles in rationale clauses and related constructions
  • Formal properties of modality
  • Patrick Grosz
  • Modal particles in causal clauses : the case of German weil wohl
  • Mathias Schenner & Frank Sode
  • Modality conceptualizations
  • Enablement and possibility
  • Raphael Salkie
  • The modal category of sufficiency
  • Chantal Melis
  • Diachronie derivation
  • From agent-oriented modality to sequential : the polysemy of the marker ni in Kakabe (Mande)
  • Interpreting modals by phase heads
  • Alexandra Vydrina
  • Covert modality
  • A rare case of covert modality : Spoken Polish and the novel periphrastic past with mieć 'have'
  • Werner Abraham & Jadwiga Piskorz
  • (C)Overt epistemic modality and its perspectival effects on the textual surface
  • Sonja Zeman
  • Dimensions of implicit modality in Igbo
  • Chinedu Uchechukwu
  • Index
  • Daigo Akiba
  • Evidentiality straddling T- and C-domains
  • Nadia Varley
  • Typological surveys
  • The syntax of modal polyfunctionality revisited : evidence from the languages of Europe
  • Björn Hansen
Control code
868273419
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 511 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306347266
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1595193
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868273419

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