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  • Advances in Roumanian Linguisticsby Guglielmo Cinque; Giuliana Giusti

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1995; US$ 149.00

    The aim of the book is to collect and make available to the public recent studies on Roumanian in the framework of Generative Grammar. All the studies can be considered as highly advanced from both the empirical and the theoretical point of view. In fact, they deal with many of the phenomena that differentiate this language from other well-studied... more...

  • Comparative Historical Dialectologyby Thomas D. Cravens

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 158.00

    This brief monograph explores the historical motivations for two sets of phonological changes in some varieties of Romance: restructured voicing of intervocalic /p t k/, and palatalization of initial /l/ and /n/. These developments have been treated repeatedly over the decades, yet neither has enjoyed a satisfactory solution. This book attempts to... more...

  • Complete Romanianby Dennis Deletant; Yvonne Alexandrescu

    Hodder Education 2010; US$ 36.78

    The best-selling complete course for a fun and effective way to learn Romanian. This ISBN is for the paperback book. The corresponding audio support (ISBN: 9781444105605) is also available. The book and audio support can also be purchased as a pack (ISBN: 9781444105599). more...

  • Grammatical Theory and Romance Languagesby Karen Zagona

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1996; US$ 180.00

    This volume presents recent theoretical research on Romance languages, selected from papers presented at the 25th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages. It includes studies of individual Romance languages as well as comparative studies — both within the Romance family and with non-Romance languages (Basque, Bulgarian, Germanic and Quechua).... more...

  • Lexique-Grammaire des langues romanesby Alain Guillet; Nunzio La Fauci

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1984; US$ 188.00

    Une méthodologie commune est la caractéristique principale des travaux qui sont réunis dans ces actes du Premier Colloque Européen sur la Grammaire et le Lexique comparés des langues Romanes (Palerme 1981). La comparaison n?est pas une nouveauté en linguistique Romane; l?originalité des travaux présentés... more...

  • Literary Translation and the Idea of a Minor Romaniaby Sean Cotter

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 85.00

    Examines translations by canonical Romanian writers Lucian Blaga, Constantin Noica, and Emil Cioran, arguing that that their works reveal a new, "minor" mode of national identity. more...

  • Nanophilologieby Ottmar Ette

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 91.00

    Literary short forms, whose history is as old as Western culture, have undergone an enormously dynamic development in the second half of the twentieth century, especially in Romance literatures. This book examines this development through surveying numerous examples from Spanish, French, and Portuguese literature. The investigation of compact forms... more...

  • Passivierung und Unakkusativität in den romanischen Sprachen Spanisch, Italienisch und Französischby Katrin Schmitz

    Narr Francke Attempto 2012; US$ 73.11

    Hauptbeschreibung Das vorliegende Buch leistet einen Beitrag zur wissenschaftlichen Erforschung des Sprachwandels im Bereich passivischer Konstruktionen. Dabei werden die drei romanischen Sprachen Spanisch,Italienisch und Französisch anhand von Chroniken aus drei Epochen vergleichend untersucht. Neben dieser empirischen Besonderheit liegt ein neuer... more...

  • A Reference Grammar of Romanianby Carmen Dobrovie-Sorin; Ion Giurgea

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 195.00

    Based on recent research in formal linguistics, this volume provides a thorough description of the whole system of Romanian Noun Phrases, understood in an extended sense, that is, in addition to nouns, pronouns and determiners, it examines all the adnominal phrases: genitive-marked DPs, adjectives, relative clauses, appositions, prepositional phrases,... more...

  • Romance Phonology and Variationby Caroline R. Wiltshire; Joaquim Camps

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 165.00

    This volume contains a selection of refereed and revised papers, originally presented at the 30th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages, focussing on the areas of phonology and language variation. The papers address issues in phonology such as the emergence of the unmarked, representational structure in phonology and morphology, intonation in Spanish,... more...