Year 2020, Volume 6 , Issue 2, Pages 151 - 163 2020-08-25

The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures
The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures

Zanko RADNİA [1]


This article aims to investigate the role of the preposition la in the structure of Sorani Kurdish verbs. As certain verbs are usually accompanied by la in different sentences, this paper explains in detail how this preposition is situated in the structure of those verbs by providing a syntactic as well as morphological treatment of their linguistic behavior. Verbs are classified into four main categories for the sake of studying them in detail. Deriving from a number of different sources, it is deemed necessary to make a distinction between two main classes of prepositions discussed in Kurdish grammar: simple and absolute, a distinction that also applies to la. Drawing upon this distinction, this article sets out the main framework of this discussion and explains thoroughly how this preposition can behave differently based on the host it is attached to or followed by in the sentence. The verbs will also be analyzed with respect to how many morphemes they are composed of and a morphemic analysis will be taken into account throughout. The preposition la also serves to provide an archaic type of ezafe (construct).
This article aims to investigate the role of the preposition la in the structure of Sorani Kurdish verbs. As certain verbs are usually accompanied by la in different sentences, this paper explains in detail how this preposition is situated in the structure of those verbs by providing a syntactic as well as morphological treatment of their linguistic behavior. Verbs are classified into four main categories for the sake of studying them in detail. Deriving from a number of different sources, it is deemed necessary to make a distinction between two main classes of prepositions discussed in Kurdish grammar: simple and absolute, a distinction that also applies to la. Drawing upon this distinction, this article sets out the main framework of this discussion and explains thoroughly how this preposition can behave differently based on the host it is attached to or followed by in the sentence. The verbs will also be analyzed with respect to how many morphemes they are composed of and a morphemic analysis will be taken into account throughout. The preposition la also serves to provide an archaic type of ezafe (construct).
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Primary Language en
Subjects Social
Journal Section Makaleler
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-0941-9479
Author: Zanko RADNİA (Primary Author)
Institution: Shahid Beheshti University
Country: Iran


Dates

Publication Date : August 25, 2020

Bibtex @research article { ijoks701389, journal = {International Journal of Kurdish Studies}, issn = {2149-2751}, eissn = {2149-2751}, address = {}, publisher = {Hasan KARACAN}, year = {2020}, volume = {6}, pages = {151 - 163}, doi = {10.21600/ijoks.701389}, title = {The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures}, key = {cite}, author = {Radni̇a, Zanko} }
APA Radni̇a, Z . (2020). The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures . International Journal of Kurdish Studies , 6 (2) , 151-163 . DOI: 10.21600/ijoks.701389
MLA Radni̇a, Z . "The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures" . International Journal of Kurdish Studies 6 (2020 ): 151-163 <http://ijoks.com/en/pub/issue/56281/701389>
Chicago Radni̇a, Z . "The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures". International Journal of Kurdish Studies 6 (2020 ): 151-163
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ISNAD Radni̇a, Zanko . "The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures". International Journal of Kurdish Studies 6 / 2 (August 2020): 151-163 . https://doi.org/10.21600/ijoks.701389
AMA Radni̇a Z . The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures. Kurdish Studies. 2020; 6(2): 151-163.
Vancouver Radni̇a Z . The Morphosyntactic Behavior of the Preposition la in Sorani Kurdish Structures. International Journal of Kurdish Studies. 2020; 6(2): 151-163.