Tag: word-order

34 What is word order used for in "free word order" languages? 2012-02-23T06:59:56.103

13 How do purely statistical machine translators deal with different word orders? 2011-09-22T01:07:48.217

11 Languages with stricter and less strict word order? 2011-09-27T10:04:13.527

10 What is this feature of British English called? 2013-02-15T23:16:21.110

7 Relationship between SOV word order and osV prefixes 2011-09-21T18:29:26.687

7 How do SOV languages develop agreement affixes on verb? 2012-09-29T12:35:01.093

7 Origin of current order pattern in English/German 2013-03-27T15:32:28.263

7 Constituent Order and Alignment 2013-10-19T06:03:38.557

7 In which non-Sinitic languages do negative clauses retain older constituent order in SVC-derived complex predicates? 2017-04-06T08:26:05.860

6 Focus-marking in different varieties of Spanish 2012-03-03T04:13:41.427

6 Indo-European prepositions: why prepositions? 2012-09-02T20:24:23.197

6 History of the verb positioning in German 2012-11-21T23:33:37.817

6 The stylistic effect of chiasmus in Latin 2013-01-21T10:38:53.727

6 Free Word Order Languages: How Much Freedom? 2014-05-22T14:28:45.523

6 Does the Dutch sentence "Waarschijnlijk deze zomer ga ik naar Spanje" follow the V2 structure? 2017-10-29T01:28:36.057

5 How common is word order change? 2011-11-02T22:16:49.443

5 Is there any difference in meaning or nuance when the adjective follows the noun in Georgian? 2011-12-17T10:40:08.767

5 In which varieties of English is it common to front predicates as in "Bought a nice house, he did."? 2012-02-26T04:06:48.533

5 Word order typology in Germanic 2012-10-26T10:41:56.323

5 What morphosyntactic features are associated with VSO? 2014-02-04T05:30:54.543

5 Has there been cross-linguistic work on differential adjective-noun order? 2017-11-10T21:51:13.710

4 Does word order really not matter in Latin? 2014-09-24T11:33:15.990

4 Are there any languages that place subjects and direct objects before the verbs, but everything else after? 2017-11-19T18:48:30.630

4 In English, what rules govern the optimal order of nouns in a list? 2017-12-26T14:33:23.780

3 German is SOV: should it not have been "Ich ein Berliner bin"? 2011-11-21T22:35:52.693

3 What are examples of non-V2 pattern in Modern English? 2012-03-05T00:59:54.503

3 Formal approaches to Russian word order 2012-06-01T20:10:38.203

3 Is there a significance to word order in ASL? 2013-08-29T19:16:55.443

3 Non-configurational language Nunggubuyu/Wubuy 2013-10-25T16:42:00.260

3 Why are Latin descendants SVO? 2014-09-11T14:30:06.157

3 How often can the words in a sentence be rearranged to form different but similarly likely setentence 2015-11-24T02:41:29.517

3 Principle of Compositionality: Free Word Order Languages? 2018-01-12T18:51:58.580

2 Why do we need machine translation evaluation? 2012-07-13T14:09:42.007

2 How do isolating VSO languages differentiate the subject and object? 2012-07-22T20:27:26.070

2 What are the most common reasons for (synchronic) word-order changes in isolating languages? 2013-08-19T02:57:19.513

2 What might "S/A-V-O" and "A/S-V-O" mean? 2013-10-18T21:07:58.863

2 Scrambling in Languages like Latin 2014-01-08T21:14:29.723

2 Does subject precede object in all natural languages? 2014-07-07T21:39:44.200

2 Which languages allow right-branching nominal pre-modifiers? 2014-12-27T16:36:03.757

2 Determine adjective order algorithmically 2015-01-07T03:01:22.760

2 Is word order a method of implementing case in English language 2015-02-10T01:37:42.563

2 How can we account for head-final PPs and VPs in Classical Chinese? 2015-06-27T19:30:25.270

2 Does understanding free word order require a distinct cognitive process? 2015-08-11T00:10:11.190

2 How does Japanese word order obviate the need for relative pronouns? 2016-01-01T07:52:25.813

2 Why did English evolve to have so little inflection? 2016-11-26T18:06:02.483

2 How do linguists describe the element order of a possessive? (aka. "A's B" vs "B of A") 2017-07-19T20:47:43.793

2 Do different alignments restrict what kind of word order a language can have? 2018-03-07T00:00:24.030

1 Did case systems dissappear to make embedding easier? 2012-03-03T06:12:32.840

1 Why is less consistent SVO more common than VSO or VOS? 2014-09-11T18:32:03.247

1 The barrier of intuitively using a second languageā€™s word order 2016-01-05T17:27:32.857

1 Russian "crude" translation into English for Theatre Purpose 2016-03-20T23:10:45.700

1 Why is the adjective usually before the noun? 2016-08-06T10:28:37.610

1 Could you provide examples of free word order languages that use word order to express grammatical categories? 2017-03-17T18:15:10.170

1 Are there any configurational languages that AREN'T verb-medial? 2017-11-27T23:56:51.113

0 The Difference between "Imperium Persarum" and "Persarum Imperium" 2015-01-15T14:43:52.663

0 Alternative subject positions in Spanish questions, economy and markedness 2015-01-31T13:28:02.980

-1 You fought so bravely for it. [adjunct vs. complement] 2017-10-07T06:59:31.303