Predicting the past: Reconstructing the Slavonic colour lexicon


Corbett, Greville G. 2000. Formal approaches to Slavic linguistics. In Tracy Holloway King and Irina Sekerina (eds), Workshop on Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics 8: The Philadelphia Meeting 1999 (Michigan Slavic Materials 45), 120-151. Ann Arbor: Michigan Slavic Publications.

Hippisley, Andrew 2001. Basic BLUE in East Slavonic. Linguistics 39, 1: 151-179.

Hippisley, Andrew and Gerald Gazdar 2000. Inheritance hierarchies and historical reconstruction: Towards a history of Slavonic colour terms. CLS35: The Main Session. Proceedings of the 35th Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society, 125-140. Chicago: Chicago Linguistics Society.

Project members

Prof Greville G. Corbett
Prof Ian R. L. Davies
Dr Andrew Hippisley

Period of award:

November 1998 - October 2000


Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)