Episode 10: Dina Stanković, part 3, more on Serbian and Slavic Languages

On this week’s episode, we finish our discussion with Miss Dina Stanković, a budding young linguist who studies — and podcasts on! — Slavic languages. Last week we talked about the morphology and some syntax of Serbian. This week we continue with the language’s syntax, and then discuss interesting features of Serbian’s verbal aspect system.

WORDS MENTIONED:

  • TBA

TOPICS DISCUSSED:

  • verb aspect in Serbian
    • perfective and imperfective verbs
    • singular and multiple occurrences
    • beginning, middle, and ending of an action
    • duration of time and quantity of occurrences
  • phasal verbs (NOT phrasal) in Serbian
  • word stress when reading Serbian

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