David Birdsong, Chair 201 W 21ST STREET STOP B7600, HRH 2.114A, AUSTIN, TX 78712 • 512-471-5531
Faculty and Graduate Student Colloquim
Tue, March 24, 2009 • 5:00 PM • HRH Lounge 2.118
The Department of French and Italian present Jason Brazeal, "Grammaticalization of commencer and cominciare 'to begin' in French and Italian". He will provide a synchronic analysis of these verbs, so called "semi-auxiliaries", based on grammaticalization theory.