Rajesh Bhatt

Rajesh Bhatt

List of John Benjamins publications for which Rajesh Bhatt plays a role.




Keine, Stefan, Trupti Nisar and Rajesh Bhatt. 2014. Complete and defective agreement in Kutchi. Linguistic Variation 14:2, pp. 243–288
We describe and analyze the previously undocumented verbal agreement system of Kutchi (Indo-Aryan). We argue that Kutchi instantiates a novel type of split ergativity. First, it exhibits an aspect split in that agreement in non-perfective clauses behaves on a par with agreement in intransitive… read more | Article
Bhatt, Rajesh and Anikó Lipták. 2009. Matching effects in the temporal and locative domains. Correlatives Cross-Linguistically, Lipták, Anikó (ed.), pp. 343–372
Munshi, Sadaf and Rajesh Bhatt. 2009. Two locations for negation: Evidence from Kashmiri. Linguistic Variation Yearbook 2009, van Craenenbroeck, Jeroen (ed.), pp. 205–240
Kashmiri has two structural positions for negation: a high position associated with focus and a low position associated with tense. In verb second environments, the difference between these two positions is neutralized on the surface and irrespective of the location where negation is generated, it… read more | Article