Hill, Nathan W. (2014) 'Some Tibetan verb forms that violate Dempsey’s law.' Revue d’Etudes Tibétaines, 29. pp. 91-101.
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According to Dempsey's law (*-eṅ > iṅ, *-eg > -ig) there should be no inherited Tibetan words that end in the rimes -eṅ and -eg. Although some words of this type exist, a number of these may be explained as analogical developments.
|SOAS Departments & Centres:||Faculty of Languages and Cultures > Department of the Languages and Cultures of China and Inner Asia
Faculty of Languages and Cultures > Department of Linguistics
|Subjects:||P Language and Literature > PI Oriental languages and literatures
P Language and Literature > PL Languages and literatures of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania
|Depositing User:||Nathan Hill|
|Date Deposited:||17 Apr 2014 12:00|
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