Essays about: "Damascus Arabic"

Found 1 essay containing the words Damascus Arabic.

  1. 1. Conditional Constructions in Damascus Arabic : Form and meaning

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för lingvistik och filologi

    Author : Jenni Jalonen; [2017]
    Keywords : linguistics; semitic languages; Arabic; dialect; dialectology; Damascus; Damascus Arabic; conditionals; conditional constructions; lingvistik; semitiska språk; arabiska; konditionalsatser; dialektologi; dialekt; damaskus; damaskusarabiska;

    Abstract : This paper treats the relationship between form and meaning in conditional constructions in Damascus Arabic (DA). More specifically, it treats two, main formal categories of DA conditional constructions: the conditional marker and the verb morphology and, further, how these are related to various degrees of conditional hypotheticality. READ MORE