A Reference Grammar of Russian


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This book describes and systematizes all aspects of the grammar of Russian: the patterns of orthography, sounds, inflection, syntax, tense-aspect-mood, word order, and intonation. It is especially concerned with the meaning of combinations of words (constructions). The core concept is that of the predicate history: a record of the states of entities through time and across possibilities. Using predicate histories, the book presents an integrated account of the semantics of verbs, nouns, case, and aspect. More attention is ...

A Reference Grammar of Russian 2012, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107405257

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A Reference Grammar of Russian 2004, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780521772921