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Name: Anish  Koshy (IPA: [ɐ'niːʂ 'koːʃi])
Institution: English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad
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State and/or Country: Telangana
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Language Documentation
Anthropological Linguistics
Genetic Classification
Specialty: Morpho-syntactic Typology; Areal Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Language Family(ies): Austro-Asiatic
Selected Publications: Koshy, Anish. 2014. “Pragmatics”. In Linguistics: An Introduction, ed. by Ashok Chaskar, Arjun Jadhav and Sanjay Pagare. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 114-138. (ISBN: 978-81-250-5536-5)

Koshy, Anish. 2014. “Syntax”. In Linguistics: An Introduction, ed. by Ashok Chaskar, Arjun Jadhav and Sanjay Pagare. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 77-103. (ISBN: 978-81-250-5536-5)

Koshy, Anish and Maranatha GT Wahlang. 2011. Mnar morpho-syntax: A preliminary study. Indian Linguistics 72.1-4:153-71

Temsen, Gracious Mary and Anish Koshy. 2011. Causativization in Khasi: Syntactic and semantic issues. Interdisciplinary Journal of Linguistics 4: 243-56

Koshy, Anish. 2009. Pronominal clitics and the alternate word order VSO in Pnar and Khasi. In Language vitality in South Asia, edited by Ali R. Fatihi. Aligarh: AMU Press. 261-273

Koshy, Anish. 2008. Indefinite pronouns in Pnar. Mon-Khmer Studies (A Journal of the Summer Institute of Linguistics) 38: 41-56.

Koshy, Anish. 2004. Panini and modern linguistics. In Sabda: Text and interpretation in Indian thought, ed. by Santosh K. Sareen and Makarand Paranjape. New Delhi: Mantra Books, 244-251.


Koshy, Anish. 2016. Review of Understanding and Measuring Morphological Complexity, edited by Matthew Baerman, Dunstan Brown and Greville G. Corbett, Oxford: OUP, 2015. The Linguist List. Vol-27-2749

Koshy, Anish. 2015. Review of The Social Origins of Language, Oxford Studies in the Evolution of Language 19, edited by Daniel Dor, Chris Knight, and, Jerome Lewis, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. The Linguist List. Vol-26-3078.

Koshy, Anish. 2014. Review of Diachronic and Typological Perspectives on Verbs, Studies in Language Companion Series 134, edited by Folke Josephson and Ingmar Söhrman, Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2013. The Linguist List. Vol-25-3043.

Koshy, Anish. 2012. Review of Linguistic universals and language variation, Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] 231, ed. By Peter Siemund, Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton, 2011. The Linguist List. Vol-23-1776.

Koshy, Anish. 2011. Review of Research Methods in Linguistics, by Lia Litosseliti, London: Continuum International Publishing Group, 2010. The Linguist List. Vol-22-2994.

Koshy, Anish. 2010. Review of Classifying the Austroasiatic languages: History and state of the art, Studies in Asian Linguistics 76, by Paul James Sidwell, Munich: Lincom, 2009. The Linguist List.Vol-21-3150.

Koshy, Anish. 2009. Review of Linguistics of the Himalayas and Beyond, Trends in Linguistics, Studies and Monographs 196, edited by Roland Bielmeier and Felix Haller, Berlin: Mouton, 2007. The Linguist List. Vol-20-1458.
Courses Taught: Historical Linguistics and Language families of South Asia
South Asia as a Linguistic Area
Language Universals and Linguistic Typology
Language, Society and Culture (Linguistic Anthropology)
Semantics and Pragmatics
Structure of Language
Advanced course in the typology of 'Case marking'
Advanced course in the typology of Negation in Indian languages
Structure of English
Remedial English
Introduction to Linguistics
Introduction to Morphology
Language and Linguistics
Reviewer of: Research Methods in Linguistics (LL Issue 22.2994)
Linguistics of the Himalayas and Beyond (LL Issue 20.1458)
Linguistic universals and language variation (LL Issue 23.1776)
Classifying the Austroasiatic languages (LL Issue 21.3150)
Diachronic and Typological Perspectives on Verbs (LL Issue 25.3043)
Understanding and Measuring Morphological Complexity (LL Issue 27.2749)
The Social Origins of Language (LL Issue 26.3078)

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