ERIC Number: EJ363622
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Word Order Change in Progress: The Case of Slovene and Serbo-Croat and Its Relevance for Germanic.
Bennett, David C.
Journal of Linguistics, v23 n2 p269-87 Sep 1987
Suggests that Slovene is acquiring a verb-second (V2) word order. Slovene is compared with Serbo-Croat to reveal diverged word order of these languages. Aspects of the history of the Germanic languages are examined for clues on current and possible future changes in Slovene. (Author/LMO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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