The Danish -s genitive: From affix to clitic

@article{Herslund2001TheD,
  title={The Danish -s genitive: From affix to clitic},
  author={Michael Herslund},
  journal={Acta Linguistica Hafniensia},
  year={2001},
  volume={33},
  pages={18 - 7}
}
  • M. Herslund
  • Published 2001
  • History
  • Acta Linguistica Hafniensia
Abstract As has been repeatedly pointed out by several authors, from Jespersen (1894:317 f.) to Norde (1997), just to mention an early and one of the most recent discussions, the genitive ending -s of the modern Germanic languages, English and the Scandinavian languages, is a morpheme which continues to constitute a challenge to any description because it simply does not behave as a “normal” case ending. 
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