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Author Ramonienė, Meilutė, author

Title Lithuanian : a comprehensive grammar / Meilutė Ramonienė, Joana Pribušauskaitė, Jogilė Teresa Ramonaitė, Loreta Vilkienė
Edition 1
Published New York : Routledge, 2020
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Series Routledge comprehensive grammars
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- Abbreviations and Symbols -- 1. Phonetics -- 2. Nouns -- 3. Adjectives -- 4. Pronouns -- 5. Numerals -- 6. Verbs -- 7. Adverbs -- 8. Prepositions -- 9. Conjunctions -- 10. Particles -- 11. Interjections -- 12. Onomatopoeic words -- 13. Simple sentence -- 14. Composite sentence -- 15. Questions -- 16. Negation -- 17. Comparison -- 18. Word order -- 19. Direct and indirect speech -- 20. Interpolation -- 21. Accentuation -- 22. Orthography -- 23. Punctuation -- Linguistic terms -- Tables -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary "Lithuanian: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern Lithuanian grammar. It includes detailed treatment of all grammatical structures and parts of speech, and their semantic and grammatical categories: gender, number, case of nouns, adjectives, numerals and pronouns, degree of comparison of adjectives and adverbs; tense, mood, person, transitivity, aspect and voice of verbs. The morphology chapters describe the formation, inflection and use of the different forms of every part of speech. Under syntax; the syntactic relations and types of sentences, the expression of questions and negation, comparison, word order and interpolation. All grammatical phenomena are illustrated with examples from the modern language. Descriptions of phonetics and accentuation as well as orthography and punctuation are also included. Lithuanian: A Comprehensive Grammar is an essential reference for learners and users of Lithuanian. It is suitable for independent study and use in schools, colleges, universities, and adult classes of all types"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Meilutė Ramonienė is a Professor and the Director of the Institute of Applied Linguistics at the University of Vilnius. Joana Pribušauskaitė is Lecturer in the Department of Lithuanian Studies at the University of Vilnius. Jogilė Teresa Ramonaitė is Research Fellow at the Institute of the Lithuanian Language and Assistant Professor at the University of Vilnius. Loreta Vilkienė is Associate Professor and the Head of the Department of Lithuanian Studies at the University of Vilnius
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Subject Lithuanian language -- Grammar
Lithuanian language -- Grammar.
Form Electronic book
Author Pribušauskaitė, Joana, author
Ramonaitė, Jogilė Teresa, author
Vilkienė, Loreta, author
LC no. 2019036891
ISBN 1315160900