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- Springer 2006; US$ 209.00
Argues in favour of cross-linguistic variation in sentence processing by providing empirical data from ambiguity resolution in Greek as L1 and L2. This book shows that in highly inflected languages, like Greek, initial parsing decisions are determined by the interaction of morphological and lexical cues rather than by universal parsing principles. more...
- Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 99.00
This is a history of the great language controversy that has occupied and empassioned Greeks - sometimes with fatal results - for over two hundred years. It begins in the late eighteenth-century when a group of Greek intellectuals sought to develop a new, Hellenic, national identity alongside the traditional identity supplied by Orthodox Christianity.... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 158.00
This monograph investigates the morpho-syntactic and other properties of clitic pronouns in Greek and offers a grammar of proclisis and enclisis in light of Chomsky?s (1995, 2001a, 2005) Minimalist Program. It explores the nature of clitics as syntactic topicalizers which are probed by structurally higher verbal heads to which they move and into which... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 135.00
The book explores finely-grained distinctions in causal meaning, mostly from a relevance-theoretic perspective. To increase the challenge of this double task, i.e. a thorough as well as satisfactory account of cause and a detailed assessment of the theoretical model employed to this end, the current study involves an investigation carried out by way... more...
- Cambridge University Press 1983; US$ 40.00
To speakers of modern Greek the Homeric poems of the 7th century BC are not written in a foreign language. The Greek language has enjoyed a continuous tradition from earliest times until now. This book traces its history from the immediately post-classical or Hellenistic period to the present day. The aim is both to analyse the changing structure of... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 79.95
Greek: A Comprehensive Grammar of the Modern Language has become firmly established as the leading reference guide to modern Greek grammar. With its detailed treatment of all grammatical structures, its analysis of the complexities of the language and its particular attention to areas of confusion and difficulty, it is the first truly comprehensive... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 129.00
One of the core challenges in linguistics is elucidating compounds - their formation as well as the reasons their structure varies between languages. This book on Modern Greek rises to the challenge with a meticulous treatment of its diverse, intricate compounds, a study as grounded in theory as it is rich in data. Enhancing our knowledge of compounding... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 69.95
This white paper is part of a series that promotes knowledge about language technology and its potential. It addresses educators, journalists, politicians, language communities and others. The availability and use of language technology in Europe varies between languages. Consequently, the actions that are required to further support research and development... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 65.00
This second edition of Colloquial Greek has been completely revised and updated to make learning Greek easier and more enjoyable than ever before! Specially developed by an experienced teacher for self-study and class use, this course offers you a step-by-step approach to spoken Greek. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Colloquial Greek... more...
- Frank & Timme 2015; US$ 65.40
Der Wissenschaftler und Schriftsteller Andreas F. Kelletat ist eine Ausnahmeerscheinung. Sein Talent zum kritischen sowie produktiven Umgang mit Sprache, Worten und Zeichen hat er in zahlreichen Vorträgen und Publikationen unter Beweis gestellt. Nun schreiben andere für und über ihn. Kollegen, Wegbegleiter und Freunde aus Deutschland, Finnland und... more...