Tense and aspect in informal Welsh / by Bob Morris Jones.

The author analyses the meanings of the inflections of finite verbs, perfect aspect, and progressive aspect in informal Welsh. The inflections convey factuality, tense, aspect, and habituality. Perfect aspect conveys anterior time or provides a retrospective view. Progressive aspect conveys a durati...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Jones, Bob Morris.
Format: Book
Published: Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, ©2010.
Series:Trends in linguistics. Studies and monographs ; 223.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter; Contents; Conventions; Tables; Figures; Chapter 1. The data: Finite verbs and aspect; Chapter 2. Finite inflections of bod 'be'; Chapter 3. Finite inflections of lexical and modal verbs; Chapter 4. Perfective and imperfective aspect; Chapter 5. The inflectional system; Chapter 6. Other semantic analyses of finite verb inflections; Chapter 7. Perfect aspect; Chapter 8. Progressive aspect; Chapter 9. More about aspect; Chapter 10. Closing remarks; Backmatter.