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Introduction: perfectivity, telicity and the Nordic languages

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  04 December 2007

Heidi Harley
Affiliation:
Department of Linguistics, University of Arizona, Douglass 200E, Tucson, AZ 85721-0028, U.S.A. E-mail: hharley@email.arizona.edu
Raffaella Folli
Affiliation:
School of Communication, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim BT37 0Q, U.K. E-mail: r.folli@ulster.ac.uk
Britta Jensen
Affiliation:
Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Australia. E-mail: bjensen@maccs.mq.edu.au
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Abstract

This volume contains articles by Kristín M. Jóhannsdóttir, Ingebjørg Tonne, Mai Tungseth and Anne Tamm on perfectivity and telicity in some of the Nordic languages. In this introduction, we summarise the main claims and conclusions of each paper, and briefly discuss the recurring themes and differences in the analyses proposed in the articles included in this special issue of the Nordic Journal of Linguistics.

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Research Article
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2007 Cambridge University Press

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