Complementation: A Cross-Linguistic Typoloy - Dixon, R M W (Editor), and Aikhenvald, Alexandra Y (Editor)

A complement clause is used instead of a noun phrase; for example one can say either I heard [the result] or I heard [that England beat France]. Languages lacking complement clauses employ complementation strategies to achieve similar semantic results. Detailed studies of particular languages, including Akkadian, Israeli, Jarawara, and ...

Complementation: A Cross-Linguistic Typoloy 2006, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199297870

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