Where does modality come from?

Authors

KARLÍK Petr CAHA Pavel

Year of publication 2005
Type Article in Proceedings
Conference Modality in Slavonic languages. New perspectives.
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Arts

Citation
Field Linguistics
Keywords modality; internal analysis of words
Description A Czech contribution to the derivation of modal meaning from the internal morphemic structure of telný adjectives nezničitelný (indestructible). The result can be achieved by analyzing telný as a complex of three morphemes: tel n ý.