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Predicate Nominal Sentences with the Hebrew zeand Its Russian Counterpart eto

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The article is devoted to Hebrew predicate nominal sentences in which the lexical item zefulfills a copula-like function. A hypothesis is put forward according to which the demonstrative zehas acquired its new function under the influence of Slavic contact languages.

Affiliations: 1: Department of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Beer-Sheva Israel


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