Are prefixes always or never “empty”?

Authors

  • Tatiana Pozolotina University of Tromsø

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.7557/6.1265

Keywords:

aspect, prefixes, cognitive linguistics

Abstract

This article investigates the prefix vy- in so-called natural perfectives. On the basis of syntactic constructions where vy-verbs occur, it is argued that that even in natural perfectives vy- is not semantically empty.

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Published

2010-01-01

How to Cite

Pozolotina, Tatiana. 2010. “Are Prefixes Always or Never ‘empty’?”. Poljarnyj Vestnik 13 (January):49-62. https://doi.org/10.7557/6.1265.

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Section

Articles (editorially reviewed)