Words and Proper Names


Ó Sé (Diarmuid): The perfect in Modern Irish.
In Ériu 43 (1992), pp. 39–67.
1. Introduction; 2. Historical and typological background; 3. The past participle periphrases in Munster Irish; 4. Possessive ag or agentive ag?; 5. The use of the perfect in Irish; 6. The perfect in Ulster Irish and Manx; 7. Historical background; 8. Conclusions.