Rajesh Bhatt

List of John Benjamins publications for which Rajesh Bhatt plays a role.




Keine, Stefan, Trupti Nisar and Rajesh Bhatt 2014 Complete and defective agreement in KutchiLinguistic Variation 14:2, pp. 243–288 | Article
We describe and analyze the previously undocumented verbal agreement system of Kutchi (Indo-Aryan). We argue that Kutchi instantiates a novel type of split ergativity. First, it exhibits an aspect split in that agreement in non-perfective clauses behaves on a par with agreement in intransitive… read more
Bhatt, Rajesh and Anikó Lipták 2009 Matching effects in the temporal and locative domainsCorrelatives Cross-Linguistically, Lipták, Anikó (ed.), pp. 343–372 | Article
Munshi, Sadaf and Rajesh Bhatt 2009 Two locations for negation: Evidence from KashmiriLinguistic Variation Yearbook 2009, van Craenenbroeck, Jeroen (ed.), pp. 205–240 | Article
Kashmiri has two structural positions for negation: a high position associated with focus and a low position associated with tense. In verb second environments, the difference between these two positions is neutralized on the surface and irrespective of the location where negation is generated, it… read more