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Hill, Nathan W. (2014) 'A Note on Voicing Alternation in the Tibetan Verbal System.' Transactions of the Philological Society, 112 (1). pp. 1-4.

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Abstract

A recent paper on the prehistory of the Tibetan verbal system by Guillaume Jacques (2012), in keeping with many previous authorities, presents Tibetan verbs as occurring in pairs, with a voiced intransitive and a voice-alternating transitive member. However, as noticed by Uray, Tibetan verbs occur in triplets with no relationship between voicing and transitivity.

Item Type: Journal Article
SOAS Departments & Centres: Departments and Subunits > Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures
Legacy Departments > Faculty of Languages and Cultures > Department of the Languages and Cultures of China and Inner Asia
Legacy Departments > 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
ISSN: 00791636
DOI (Digital Object Identifier): https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-968X.12006
Date Deposited: 01 Mar 2014 19:13
URI: http://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/18207

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