circumposition


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circumposition

(ˌsɜːkəmpəˈzɪʃən)
n
the act of circumposing
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Circumposition Prefix ke-ziya behwala ~ ke-ziya 'after that, then' be-zih yetenessa ~ be-zih 'due to this' be-zih gize ~ be-zih 'then'
Finally, consider the circumposition an x vorbei 'past x' in (26a).
144) is a source-oriented principle and has three aspects: its effects are reflected in a form's morphophonological shape (formal erosion) and its meaning (semantic bleaching), as well as its syntactic environment (position in the syntagm: original postposition or circumposition vs.
While no case of original pre-position changing to innovative post- or circumposition is attested, the change from original dative government to innovative, but less typical genitive government does occur.
Selcan analyzes this construction as a circumposition around a noun, that is, bin-e [dare] ra.
Prepositions, postpositions, circumpositions, and particles.