Grammatical Categories

Some articles on grammatical categories, categories:

Proto-Indo-European Pronouns - Grammatical Categories
... PIE pronouns inflected for case and number, and partly for gender ... For more information on these categories, see the article on Proto-Indo-European nominals ...
Grammatical Category - Theory
... In traditional structural grammar, grammatical categories are semantic distinctions this is reflected in a morphological or syntactic paradigm ... as separate from grammar, they are categories that define the distribution of syntactic elements ... For structuralists such as Roman Jakobson grammatical categories were lexemes that were based on binary oppositions of "a single feature of meaning that is equally present in all contexts of use" ...
Proto-Slavic Language - Grammar - Verbs - Grammatical Categories
... In terms of PIE tense/aspect forms, the PIE imperfect was lost or merged with the PIE thematic aorist, and the PIE perfect was lost other than in the stem of the irregular verb *věděti "to know" (from PIE *woyd-) ... The aorist was retained, preserving the PIE thematic and sigmatic aorist types (the former is generally termed the root aorist in Slavic studies), and a new productive aorist arose from the sigmatic aorist by various analogical changes, e.g ...

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