2151.
McCone (Kim): The early Irish verb.
MM, 1. Maynooth: An Sagart, 1987. xxxi + 272 pp. (Maynooth monographs, 1).
1. The verbal complex; 2. Weak, strong and hiatus verbs; 3. The present stem; 4. The subjunctive stem; 5. The future stem; 6. The preterite active stem; 7. The present passive stem; 8. The personal inflections; 9. Composition and the augment; 10. The augment and simple verbs; 11. The augment and compound verbs; 12. Key ‘Middle Irish’ developments.

Comprehensive synchronic description of the verbal system of Old and Middle Irish.

Revised second edition with index verborum 1997, xix + 291.


Rev. by
Patrizia de Bernardo Stempel, in ZCP 45 (1992), pp. 310-317.
Ruairí Ó hUiginn, in Éigse 24 (1990), pp. 183-191.
Karl Horst Schmidt, in CMCS 19 (Summer, 1990), pp. 69-75.

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