New paper by Borja Herce explores the morphological intricacies of possessor inflection in Chichimec (Otomanguean)

New paper by Borja Herce explores the morphological intricacies of possessor inflection in Chichimec (Otomanguean). It constitutes the first exhaustive description and analysis of this closed-class inflectional system characterised by astonishing irregularity at various levels: multiple cross-classifying inflection classes according to prefixes, stem alternations, and tone.

Herce, Borja. 2022. Possessive inflection in Chichimec inalienable nouns: The morphological organization of a closed irregular class. Studies in Language.

https://benjamins.com/catalog/sl.21020.her

 

Maria Finkhäuser

2022