Celia Kerslake

List of John Benjamins publications for which Celia Kerslake plays a role.


This article examines an aspect of morphosyntactic change in late Ottoman Turkish on the basis of extracts from published prose texts of various genres dating from 1861 to 1911. The phenomenon under investigation is the presence or absence of genitive marking on the subjects of complement clauses… read more
Kerslake, Celia 2007 Alternative subordination strategies in TurkishConnectivity in Grammar and Discourse, Rehbein, Jochen, Christiane Hohenstein and Lukas Pietsch (eds.), pp. 231–258 | Article
This article examines the distribution of non-finite and finite strategies within each of the major categories of subordinate clause (nominal, adjectival/relative and adverbial) in Turkish. Noting the association of the various non-finite strategies with less formal registers, it seeks… read more