Inflectional Types within First Conjugation in Standard Bulgarian Cover Image

Някои формообразувателни типове при глаголи от първо спрежение в българския книжовен език
Inflectional Types within First Conjugation in Standard Bulgarian

Author(s): Tatyana Aleksandrova, Ruska Stancheva
Subject(s): Morphology, Lexis, South Slavic Languages
Published by: Instytut Slawistyki Polskiej Akademii Nauk
Keywords: Bulgarian verbs; formal structure; inflection types in Bulgarian verbs; formal features; classification criteria; normative grammar;

Summary/Abstract: The article presents the modulation models in some first conjugation verbs in the Bulgarian language based on a certain set of classification characteristics and diagnostic forms. The inflection types within one of the nine classes in which the Bulgarian verbal vocabulary are distinguished according to a procedure which comprises three levels of categorization: 1) by a morphological criterion; 2) by types of morphological (regressive) changes encoded in word-forming or grammatical forms, and 3) by a normative criterion (presence of doublets). Also considered is the combinatorics of the grammatical morphs in the set of verb forms. The presentation of formal types is done in terms of normative grammar, taking into account the dynamism of the norm. The model aims to cover the entire verbal vocabulary by uniting different lexical-grammatical classifications of the Bulgarian verbs.

  • Issue Year: 2018
  • Issue No: 18
  • Page Range: 1-26
  • Page Count: 26
  • Language: Bulgarian