The Jungle of the Czech Local Cases: Where Semantics and Morphology Meet


CAHA Pavel

Year of publication 2014
Type Chapter of a book
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Arts

Description The paper looks at the wide range of cases that are attested on nouns when complements to locative or temporal prepositions in Czech. The paper shows that the distinctions found here are controlled by a small set of meaning primitives that map iconically on case morphology.