Relative Clauses in Serbian

Rel­a­tive clauses man­i­fest them­selves in many dif­fer­ent ways, both cross-linguistically and language-internally. Numerous pro­pos­als have been pro­vided to account for the syn­tax of these structures. Different strate­gies have been argued to be used in dif­fer­ent lan­guages but also within a sin­gle language. How much vari­a­tion regard­ing rel­a­tive clause struc­tures can one find within a sin­gle lan­guage by care­fully exam­in­ing the dis­tri­b­u­tion of rel­a­tive markers?

“Rel­a­tive Clauses in Ser­bian” hand­out (PDF)

1108B MMH, 10:00–11:30