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  1. Anaphoric Relations in English and French

    A Discourse Perspective

    By Francis Cornish

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    First published in 1986, this book focuses on Anaphoric relations in the English and French languages, a phenomenon that involves a complex interaction between grammar and discourse. Studies of anaphora taking a largely ‘textual’ approach to the subject have tended to underestimate the effect upon...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Cleft and Pseudo-Cleft Constructions in English

    By Peter C. Collins

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    First published in 1991, this book examines the communicative properties of ‘cleft’ and ‘pseudo-cleft’ constructions in contemporary English. The book argues that these properties cannot be ignored in any attempt to provide an adequate grammatical description of the constructions. Furthermore, they...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Studies in the Pronunciation of English

    A Commemorative Volume in Honour of A.C. Gimson

    Edited by Susan Ramsaran

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    First published in 1990, this collection celebrates the life and work of Professor A. C. Gimson, four years after his untimely death in 1985. A. C. Gimson, Professor of Phonetics at University College London, 1966-83, was the most distinguished and influential phonetician of his day concentrating...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Pronouns and Word Order in Old English

    With Particular Reference to the Indefinite Pronoun Man

    By Linda van Bergen

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    First published in 2003, this is a study of the syntactic behaviour of personal pronoun subjects and the indefinite pronoun man, in Old English. It focuses on differences in word order as compared to full noun phrases. In generative work on Old English, noun phrases have usually divided into two...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Towards a Contextual Grammar of English

    The Clause and its Place in the Definition of Sentence

    By Eugene Winter

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    This study, first published in 1982, attempts to show that the foundations of a contextual grammar of English must be firmly based on an adequate definition of the sentence. This book will be of interest to students of language and linguistics....

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Listeners' Guide to Medieval English

    A Discography

    By Betsy Bowden

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    From the middle of the twentieth century, dozens of medievalists and other performers have recorded early English. Many educational institutions already own sound recordings of English before 1500, or may wish to purchase the most useful ones available. This discography aims to assist teachers,...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Elements of English

    An Introduction to the Principles of the Study of Language

    By William Branford

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    First published in 1967, this book was based on new descriptions of English emerging from recent research. It provides an introduction to the study of the English language for the first-year university student. It will also be invaluable to all those concerned with the teaching and learning of...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Syllable-Based Generalizations in English Phonology

    By Daniel Kahn

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    This dissertation, first published in 1980, is concerned with the role of the syllable in generative grammar. Kahn argues that the syllable is a necessary element in phonological descriptions by identifying aspects of phonology that seem to call for analysis in terms of syllabic structure and...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Phrase Phonology of English and French

    By Elisabeth O. Selkirk

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    This work, first published in 1980, was a doctoral dissertation submitted to the Department of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1972. This study concerns certain aspects of the relationship between syntax and phonology in English and French. In...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Structure of English Clauses

    By David J. Young

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    First published in 1980, this book provides a clear and practical introduction to a wide variety of English structures. It concentrates on a large and crucial area of English grammar, which covers units of higher rank than words, and structures that have verbs rather than nouns as their nuclear...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge