A Handbook of Slavic Clitics

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Oxford University Press, Mar 23, 2000 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 424 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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Page vi - The publication of this volume was made possible in part through the financial assistance of the Indiana University Russian and East European Institute through their Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Endowment, and a subvention from the Dragan Plamenac Publication Endowment Fund of the American Musicological Society.

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