A Handbook of Slavic Clitics

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Oxford University Press, 2000 - Foreign Language Study - 403 pages
Clitics are grammatical elements that are treated as independent words in syntax but form a phonological unit with the word that precedes or follows it. This volume brings together the facts about clitics in the Slavic languages, where they have become a focal points of recent research. The authors draw relevant generalizations across the Slavic languages and highlight the importance of these phenomena for linguistic theory.

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1 Introduction
Major Slavic Clitic Phenomena
Selected Problems
Theory and Analyses

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Steven Franks is at Indiana University.

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