CONTENTS:- I. Introduction. II. Areal Typology of Expressives, Echo-Formations and Word Reduplication. III. Explicator Compound Verbs and Indian World View. IV. Identity Crisis of Dative Subjects and Experience Nominals in Indian Languages. V. Conclusions.
This is an important book in Areal Typology of India as it establishes that typologycally and genetically diverse languages of the country including the modern and tribal languages today share their linguistic structures which are manifestations of the shared underlying semantic structures.