The Czech Locative Chameleon

  • Tarald Taraldsen CASTL, University of Tromsø
  • Lucie Medová Princeton University

Abstract

We show that under certain circumstances, the Czech locative prepositions (LOC) show up as directional prepositions (DIR) and vice versa, (under different circumstances) the Czech DIR PPs show up as LOC. We argue that such a chameleon life of the PPs is structurally dependent.
Published
2007-12-13