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Aspects of Tenses, Modality, and Evidentiality

Laura Baranzini & Louis De Saussure (Eds.)

If there’s a domain in linguistics which complexity calls for ever further research, it’s clearly that of tense, aspect, modality and evidentiality, often referred to as ‘TAME’. The reason for which these domains of investigation have been connected so tightly as to deserve a common label is that their actual intertwining is so dense that one can hardly measure their effects purely individually, without regard to the other notions of the spectrum. On the other hand, despite their imbrications, tense, aspect, modality and evidentiality remain – needless to say – separate theoretical entities. The papers gathered in this volume cover a range of issues and a variety of methods that help delineate, each in its way, new perspectives on this broad domain.
   
Keywords Tense; Aspect; Modality; Evidentiality
   
Citation Baranzini, L., & De Saussure, L. (Eds.). (2021). Aspects of Tenses, Modality, and Evidentiality. Leiden: Brill.
   
Type Edited book (English)
Year 2021
Series title Cahiers Chronos
Publisher Brill (Leiden)
URL https://brill.com/view/title/60389