Deklinationsklassen-Wandel (Studia Linguistica Germanica) by Sebastian Kürschner

By Sebastian Kürschner

This research is anxious with the historical past of declension sessions in 4 Germanic languages - German, Dutch, Swedish and Danish. certain reports in language background discover the genesis, switch and constitution of the present-day structures. A comparability of the language histories makes parallels and divergences quite transparent. utilizing many examples and schematic illustrations, the learn illuminates the advance of the typological kind within the Germanic languages from a contrastive perspective.

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