Search for dissertations about: "Bernhard Wälchli"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words Bernhard Wälchli.

  1. 1. Co-compounds and natural coordination

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Author : Bernhard Wälchli; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Grammar; Comparative and general Compound words; Sammansatta ord;

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  2. 2. Adverbs A typological study of a disputed category

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Author : Pernilla Hallonsten Halling; Bernhard Wälchli; Tomas Riad; Martin Haspelmath; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; adverbs; adjectives; parts of speech; prototypes; categorization; modification; constructions; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Abstract : The notion adverb is often treated as encompassing leftover items in a class that shows little consistency both within and ​across languages. Adverbs are less frequent than other parts of speech cross-linguistically, they seldom inflect, and they are rarely used as a source for derivation to other categories. READ MORE

  3. 3. Triangulating Perspectives on Lexical Replacement From Predictive Statistical Models to Descriptive Color Linguistics

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Author : Susanne Vejdemo; Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm; Bernhard Wälchli; Majid Asifa; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; semantics; lexical typology; semantic typology; historical linguistics; historical semantics; lexical replacement; lexical change; rate of lexical replacement; color; regression models; Swedish; English; German; Danish; Norwegian; Icelandic; method triangulation; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate lexical replacement processes from several complementary perspectives. It does so through three studies, each with a different scope and time depth. READ MORE