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Are prefixes always or never “empty”?

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Author(s): Tatiana Pozolotina

Journal: Poljarnyj Vestnik
ISSN 1500-7502

Volume: 13;
Start page: 49;
Date: 2011;
Original page

Keywords: aspect | prefixes | cognitive linguistics

ABSTRACT
This article investigates the prefix vy- in so-called natural perfectives. On the basis of syntactic constructions where vy-verbs occur, it is argued that that even in natural perfectives vy- is not semantically empty.

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