Modal expressions in Finnish

Modal expressions in Finnish

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Modal expressions are expressions of a viewpoint and attitude. This study examines the nature and use of different modal categories. The main divisions are dynamic, deontic and apistemic modality. Within these domains of modality, special attention is given to the concepts of possibility and necessity and their different interpretations. From the resources of language, in the central position of the examination are the modal verbs. The study is both theoretical and empirical.OTHER MODAL EXPRESSIONS Not all modal expressions which occur in the use of language can be properly ... Their degree of grammaticalization and systematization is not high, but some typical devices can still be found for all of them.


Title:Modal expressions in Finnish
Author: Heikki Kangasniemi
Publisher: - 1992
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