Approaches to affix order

PIETER MUYSKEN
1986 Linguistics  
This article is an attempt to survey a number o f recent approaches to affix order, compare the scope o f their empirical predictions, and illustrate them with data from Quechua suffixation. One approach in particular, in terms o f a matrix o f fixed slots, is criticized on both empirical and theoretical grounds, and various alternatives to this approach are tentatively explored.
doi:10.1515/ling.1986.24.3.629 fatcat:pbgrdd2r3vhtpb34keifsfy6gu