On linguistic categories

Edith A. Moravcsik 1
  • 1 Department of Linguistics, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53201, United States of America.
Edith A. Moravcsik


Brief comments are offered on crosslinguistic and single-language categories, the logical relationship between the two, and ways of testing the applicability of these notions in and across languages.

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Linguistic Typology publishes research on linguistic diversity and unity. It welcomes articles that report empirical findings about crosslinguistic variation, advance our understanding of the patterns of diversity, or refine typological methodology.