Complex Predicates in Modern Persian - A Functional Characterization - Zari Saeedi

Complex Predicates in Modern Persian - A Functional Characterization - Zari Saeedi

Prepositional Predicates

Complex Predicates in Modern Persian - A Functional Characterization - Zari Saeedi

Zari Saeedi [+-]
Allameh Tabataba’i University
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Zari Saeedi is Assistant Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at Allameh Tabataba’i University in Tehran.

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The prepositional nuclear junctures in Persian are investigated in chapter five. The focus of this chapter is on the stative and directional (source, path, and goal) locative prepositions which can be of two types i.e. the combination of two prepositions or a preposition and a noun. It explores the event structure of the prepositional light verb constructions (LVCs). The syntactic and valency features along with syntax to semantics linking system of these complex predicates are characterized in this chapter.

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Saeedi, Zari. Prepositional Predicates. Complex Predicates in Modern Persian - A Functional Characterization. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 113-163 Feb 2016. ISBN 9781781792186. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=25301. Date accessed: 02 Mar 2024 doi: 10.1558/equinox.25301. Feb 2016

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