Animacy in Latin: explaining some peripheral phenomena

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The aim of this chapter is to investigate the manifestations of animacy in the Latin language and, particularly, the phenomena which pertain to the periphery of this category. Since reliable criteria to establish whether a noun is animate or not are lacking in the traditional Latin grammars, this study aims, first, at offering a method of diagnosing animacy/inanimacy and, second, at explaining some peripheral phenomena. The method of diagnosing animacy/inanimacy is based on differences in syntactic behavior of animate/inanimate nouns in passive constructions. The author draws on comparative material from some other languages, with a particular focus on Russian, and comes to the conclusion that the conceptualization of entities as animate/inanimate can be influenced by the grammatical number, the degree of individuation and by other parameters pertaining to the anthropocentric nature of language.
Язык оригиналаанглийский
Название основной публикацииLemmata Linguistica Latina
Подзаголовок основной публикацииClause and Discourse
РедакторыLidewij van Gils, Caroline Croon, Rodie Risselada
Место публикацииBerlin/Munich/Boston
ИздательDe Gruyter
Страницы199-218
Том2
ISBN (электронное издание)9783110678222
DOI
СостояниеОпубликовано - 2019

Отпечаток

Animacy
Latin Language
Language
Animate
Entity
Individuation
Manifestation
Latin Grammar
Nouns
Syntax
Anthropocentric
Inanimate Nouns
Grammatical number
Conceptualization

Предметные области Scopus

  • Гуманитарные науки и искусство (все)

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Zheltova , E. (2019). Animacy in Latin: explaining some peripheral phenomena. В L. van Gils, C. Croon, & R. Risselada (Ред.), Lemmata Linguistica Latina: Clause and Discourse (Том 2, стр. 199-218). Berlin/Munich/Boston: De Gruyter. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110678222-011
Zheltova , Elena . / Animacy in Latin: explaining some peripheral phenomena. Lemmata Linguistica Latina: Clause and Discourse. редактор / Lidewij van Gils ; Caroline Croon ; Rodie Risselada. Том 2 Berlin/Munich/Boston : De Gruyter, 2019. стр. 199-218
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Zheltova , E 2019, Animacy in Latin: explaining some peripheral phenomena. в L van Gils, C Croon & R Risselada (ред.), Lemmata Linguistica Latina: Clause and Discourse. том. 2, De Gruyter, Berlin/Munich/Boston, стр. 199-218. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110678222-011

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Результат исследований: Публикации в книгах, отчётах, сборниках, трудах конференцийстатья в сборнике материалов конференции

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