What Role for Inscriptions in the Study of Syntax and Syntactic Change in the Old Indo-European Languages? The Pros and Cons of an Integration of Epigraphic Corpora

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Title
What Role for Inscriptions in the Study of Syntax and Syntactic Change in the Old Indo-European Languages? The Pros and Cons of an Integration of Epigraphic Corpora
Title of the book
Perspectives on Historical Syntax
Author(s)
Dell'Oro Francesca
Publisher
John Benjamins Publishing Company
Address of publication
Amsterdam
ISBN
9789027259349
9789027268938
ISSN
0165-7763
Publication state
Published
Issued date
2015
Peer-reviewed
Oui
Editor
Viti Carlotta
Volume
169
Series
Studies in Language Companion Series
Pages
271-290
Language
english
Abstract
In this paper I discuss the difficulties of integrating epigraphic sources in linguistic research. I present three case-studies which highlight how much and in which respects inscriptions can contribute to a better understanding of ancient languages (Ancient Greek, Latin and Old Irish).
Keywords
inscriptions, syntaxe, grec, latin, irlandais
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