Swedish orka viewed through its English correspondences – ability, insufficient strength/energy or insufficient volition?

This paper explores the Swedish auxiliary orka and its English correspondences as reflected in English-Swedish parallel corpora. Orka is interesting from a contrastive perspective since it lacks a straightforward equivalent in English. We show that most of the English correspondences, both in the di...
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Author:

Mats Johansson [VerfasserIn]

Lene Nordrum [VerfasserIn]

Format:

Electronic Article

Language:

English ; Spanish ; Norwegisch (Bokmål) ; nno

Published:

2018

Subjects:

sufficiency verbs

orka

participant-internal possibility

parallel corpora

English/Swedish

Containing Work:

In: Bergen Language and Linguistics Studies - University of Bergen, 2015, 9(2018), 1

Containing Work:

volume:9 ; year:2018 ; number:1

Links:

https://doi.org/10.15845/bells.v9i1.1524 [Kostenfrei]

https://doaj.org/article/51f65bd3bfe645f186ab8fe517bdc06a [Kostenfrei]

https://bells.uib.no/index.php/bells/article/view/1524 [Kostenfrei]

Journal toc [Kostenfrei]

DOI / URN:

10.15845/bells.v9i1.1524

Catalog id:

DOAJ025325450

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