The emergence of definiteness in new West Iranian languages

  • Date: –12:00
  • Location: Engelska parken 9-3042
  • Lecturer: Dr. Maryam Nourzaei
  • Organiser: Iranska seminariet
  • Contact person: Carina Jahani
  • Phone: 018-4717869
  • Seminarium

Definiteness is a category that is not marked in written standard Persian. However, both spoken Persian and a number of other Iranian languages have markers of definiteness. It is also marked in written Kurdish. This seminar will discuss marking of definiteness in a number of New West Iranian languages.