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ERIC Number: ED015460
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1961
Pages: 1
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THE STRUCTURE AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE FINNISH LANGUAGE. URALIC AND ALTAIC SERIES, VOLUME 3.
HAKULINEN, LAURI
THIS INDIANA UNIVERSITY PUBLICATION IS AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION AND REVISION OF THE FINNISH ORIGINAL "SUOMEN KIELEN RAKENNE JA KEHITYS," (OTAVA, HELSINKI, 1941 AND 1946). CHAPTERS IN PART I TREAT--(1) THE PHONETIC STRUCTURE OF FINNISH, (2) HISTORICAL PHONOLOGY, (3) THE INTERRELATIONSHIP OR PARTS OF SPEECH, AND (4) INFLECTION AND DERIVATION. CHAPTERS IN PART II COVER--(1) THE OLD NATIVE VOCABULARY, (2) LOANWORDS, (3) SPONTANEOUS GROWTH AND CONSCIOUS DEVELOPMENT OF VOCABULARY, (4) SCOPE OF VOCABULARY AND RATIO OF NATIVE ELEMENTS TO BORROWED CALQUES, (5) ALLITERATIVE PHRASEOLOGY, (6) WORD ORDER, (7) EXPRESSION OF SPECIES, (8) NUMBER, (9) CERTAIN USES OF LOCATIVE CASES, POSSESSIVE SUFFIXES, AND THE OBJECT CASE, (10) CONGRUENCE, (11) UNI-PERSONAL VERBS, (12) NOMINAL CONSTRUCTIONS, AND (13) MISCELLANEOUS SYNTACTICAL FACTORS. A BREAKDOWN OF THE CLASSIFICATION OF THE PRESENT-DAY BALTO-FINNIC LANGUAGES AND THEIR DEVELOPMENT FROM PROTO-FINNIC IS PRESENTED IN THE INTRODUCTION. A SHORT BIBLIOGRAPHY IS APPENDED. THIS PUBLICATION MAY BE ORDERED FROM THE EDITOR, URALIC AND ALTAIC SERIES, RAYL HOUSE, INDIANA UNIVERSITY, BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA 47401, FOR $7.00. (AMM)
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Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington.; American Council of Learned Societies, New York, NY.
Identifiers: BALTO FINNIC LANGUAGES; University of Helsinki (Finland)