Declining Case: Inflectional Loss in Progress

Outputs

Publications

Kyuseva, Masha, Alexander Krasovitsky, Matthew Baerman, Greville G. Corbett (2023) Semantic factors in case loss: the Serbian-Bulgarian dialectal continuum. In A. Lahiri et al. (eds.), Historical Linguistics 2022. Selected papers from the 25th ICHL, Oxford, 1–5 August 2022. Accepted for publication.

Invited Presentations

Corbett, Greville G. 8 March 2023. The dog didn’t bark, the noun didn’t inflect: a typology of significant absences. Keynote presentation at the workshop on Uninflectedness at the 45th annual meeting of the German Linguistics Association (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft, DGfS) in Cologne (8-10 March 2023).

Presentations

Kyuseva, Masha (2023) History on the ground: how the case disappears. Presented at the Manchester Forum in Linguistics (MFiL): Manchester, 20-21 April.Baerman, Matthew, Greville G. Corbett, Alexander Krasovitsky, Masha Kyuseva (2023) Diachronic paths to uninflectedness in South Slavonic. Presented at the 45th Annual Conference of German Linguistic Society (DGfS). Workshop 8 Uninflectedness: Cologne, Germany, 7-10 March.Krasovitsky, Alexander, Matthew Baerman, Greville G. Corbett, Masha Kyuseva (2022) Word order and case marking in Bulgarian dialects. Presented at the 55th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE): Bucharest, Romania, 24-27 August.Kyuseva, Masha, Alexander Krasovitsky, Matthew Baerman, Greville G. Corbett (2022) Semantic factors in case loss: the Serbian-Bulgarian dialectal continuum. Presented at the International Conference on Historical Linguistics (ICHL25): Oxford, 1-5 August.

Project members

Prof. Matthew Baerman
Dr Alexander Krasovitsky
Prof. Greville G. Corbett
Dr Maria Kyuseva

Consultants:
Prof. Sofija Miloradović (Belgrade, Institute for the Serbian Language SANU)
Prof. Vladimir Zhobov (Sofia, University St. Kliment Ohridski)
Prof. Marjan Markovikj (Skopje, Research Center for Areal Linguistics & MASA)
Davor Jankuloski, MA (Skopje, Research Center for Areal Linguistics & MASA)
Dr Alexander Stewart (statistical modelling)
Nick Harff, MSc., CGeog, FRGS (GIS consultant)

Period of award:

March 2021 - February 2024

Funder

The Leverhulme Trust

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