The Simple Sentence: Elements

Bruce Mitchell

in Old English Syntax

Published in print January 1985 | ISBN: 9780198119357
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191671159 | DOI:
The Simple Sentence: Elements

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This chapter discusses the elements of the simple sentence in Old English. These include case, apposition, the splitting of groups, naming constructions, the subject, the verb, the objects, the complement, adverbial elements, and negation.

Keywords: Old English; syntax; sentences; case; naming constructions; subject; verb; objects; complement; adverb

Chapter.  60787 words. 

Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval)

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