By Russi, Cinzia
After reviewing, from a grammaticalization standpoint, the most phases within the evolution of Italian item clitic pronouns, the booklet discusses the distinct morphosyntactic, semantic, and pragmatic good points of Italian clitics. particularly, the ebook bargains an unique examine of the most typical examples of so-called verbi procomplementari, verbs that are characterised via the incorporation of clitics that now not functionality as pronouns, and that are typical in present-day Italian. Their emergence consists of either grammaticalization of the clitic pronoun into an compulsory aspect, and lexicalization of the verb+clitic series. This research is largely descriptive and maximally data-driven. The dialogue of grammaticalization and lexicalization is decreased to the necessities and goals basically at defining how those phrases, that have acquired various and now and then divergent interpretations, are hired within the publication. The e-book is offered to a large and sundry readership, such as Italian and Romance linguists of useful and formal orientation, Italian language students, grammaticalization students attracted to new case experiences, in addition to scholars of language switch and version.