Det svenska hjälpverbet lär: ursprung och utveckling

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Abstract

The Swedish auxiliary "lär" may have been established at the end of the 15th century in Swedish. Its two possible origins are discussed from phonological, morphological and semantic aspects. Possible stages in its develpment are identified and discussed as cases of grammaticalization.

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  • Languages and Literature

Keywords

  • epistemic, Evidential, language history, Swedish, grammaticalization, auxiliary
Original languageSwedish
Pages (from-to)30-48
JournalSpråk och stil
Volume17 N.F.
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Swedish (015011001)