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Journal
2010 | 45 | 1 | 43-51
Article title

PROTOTYPE MEANING OF SLOVAK MODAL VERBS GRAMMATICALIZATION (Prototypovy vyznam slovenskych gramatikalizovanych modalnych slovies)

Title variants
Languages of publication
SK
Abstracts
EN
The aim of the article is to elucidate the polysemy of Slovak modal verbs from the point of view of G. Lakoff 's prototypes. The process of grammaticalization has shown that high polysemy is the common denominator of basic modal verbs in Slavic languages. Moreover, it has helped to uncover the primary/original grammatical function of the full meaning verb have with a specific lexical meaning of possession.
Journal
Year
Volume
45
Issue
1
Pages
43-51
Physical description
Document type
ARTICLE
Contributors
  • Katarina Pekarikova, PhD., Filozoficka fakulta Univerzity Konstantina Filozofa, Stefanikova 67, 949 01 Nitra, Slovak Republic
References
Document Type
Publication order reference
Identifiers
CEJSH db identifier
11SKAAAA094819
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.983ed2c2-5d9c-3a3f-bdb2-96015ed05f48
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