A fresh perspective on modality that is essential reading for anyone working on modality amd semantic changes in modals. Elizabeth Closs Traugott, Stanford University
About the Author
Heiko Narrog is Associate Professor of Linguistics at Tohoku University. His publications include Modality in Japanese (Benjamins 2009); and, with Bernd Heine, The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Analysis (OUP 2010) and The Oxford Handbook of Grammaticalization (OUP 2011).