Karsten Schmidtke-Bode

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A Typology of Purpose Clauses

Karsten Schmidtke-Bode

[Typological Studies in Language, 88] 2009. xii, 229 pp.
Subjects Syntax | Theoretical linguistics | Typology


Across the world’s languages, adverbial clauses of purpose provide an important constructional environment for the occurrence of benefactive and semantically related markers. Based on a recent cross-linguistic study of purpose clauses (Schmidtke-Bode 2009), the present paper provides a systematic… read more | Article