This paper is devoted to vocative-appositive constructions in Arabic. It considers features of the vocative particle يا and its interaction with different types of contexts. Appositive phrase in Arabic is discussed according to its structure and distributional capabilities. Basic possibilities of combining the vocative particle with the appositive constructions are considered.
This paper discusses the morphological and syntactic means of expression of participants in morphology and syntax of West Circassian (Adyghe) focusing on the argument vs adjunct characteristics of these means. West Circassian provide evidence for the non-discretness of the argument/adjunct contrast but also shows the necessity to distinguish between argument/adjunct properties in morphological expressions and in syntactic expressions.
The volume is dedicated to the Soviet linguist, caucasologist and typologist, Georgi A. Klimov. The book includes three parts, the first of them containing historical research, the second one typological works and the third one caucasological papers.
The monograph is dedicated to the research of stylistic features of Arab commercial correspondence and documentation. It introduces the linguistic peculiarities that reflect the essence of the business discourse in Arabic-speaking societies.
The book is intended for the use specialists in Afro-Asian and general linguistics, professors, instructors and students of respective higher education institutions, interpreters or anyone interested in issues related to Arab culture.