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  1. The English Imperative (RLE Linguistics D: English Linguistics)

    By Eirlys Davies

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    In recent work the imperative seems to have attracted much less attention than the interrogative, perhaps because it appears to be a rather simple structure, easily accounted for in a page or two in manuals of English grammar, and probably also because in so many respects it seems to be a rather...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Existential Sentences in English (RLE Linguistics D: English Linguistics)

    By Gary L. Milsark

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    In order to bring some minimal amount of order to the chaos that almost inevitably attends the use of the word ‘existential’ in a linguistic investigation, the author reserved the term existential sentence (ES) to designate all and only those English sentences in which there appears an occurrence...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Studies in Linguistic Geography (RLE Linguistics D: English Linguistics)

    The Dialects of English in Britain and Ireland

    Edited by John M. Kirk, Stewart Sanderson, J.D.A. Widdowson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    The publication in the past ten years of linguistic atlases of England and Scotland has not only advanced our knowledge of the lexical and morphological variety inherent in the English language, but has made it possible to establish a number of methodological principles for the study of language...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Two Grammatical Models of Modern English (RLE Linguistics D: English Linguistics)

    The Old and New from A to Z

    By Frits Stuurman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    This book focuses on two major traditions in the study of Modern English grammar: ‘old grammar’ in the Great Tradition of Sweet, Poutsma, Kruisinga, Curme, Jespersen and Quirk; and ‘new grammar’ in applications to Modern English of Chomskyan generative syntax. The purpose is to promote the study of...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. An Elementary Grammar of Old Icelandic (RLE Linguistics E: Indo-European Linguistics)

    By Helen MacMillan Buckhurst

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    The first available Elementary Grammar of Old Icelandic in the English language, this book is primarily intended for the beginner. To this end, the greater part of the space is devoted to a detailed treatment of the inflexions and of such points of syntax as are likely to cause difficulties....

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Irish Language (RLE Linguistics E: Indo-European Linguistics)

    AN Annotated Bibliography of Sociolinguistic Publications 1772-1982

    By John Edwards

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    In compiling this bibliography, the main purpose was to assemble references to published material of a sociolinguistic nature concerning the Irish language. The intent was not to cover publications treating language per se, but rather to consider those dealing with language in its social context....

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Judeo-Romance Linguistics (RLE Linguistics E: Indo-European Linguistics)

    A Bibliography (Latin, Italo-, Gallo-, Ibero-, and Rhaeto-Romance except Castilian)

    By Paul Wexler

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    A separate bibliographic treatment of the Judeo-Romance languages should facilitate a deeper appreciation of the contributions that they may make to Romance linguistics in general. Up until now, Judeo-Romance topics have scarcely been canvassed in Romance linguistic bibliographies. It is hoped that...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  8. On Complementation in Icelandic (RLE Linguistics E: Indo-European Linguistics)

    By Hoskuldur Thrainsson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    This study deals with the complementation of verbs in Icelandic. The main emphasis is on clausal complements of verbs and the syntactic rules that operate in and on such complements. This study is written with two kinds of readers in mind. First, it is written for the theoretical linguist who is...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Reduced Constructions in Spanish (RLE Linguistics E: Indo-European Linguistics)

    By John C. Moore

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    This book discusses a class of Reduced Constructions which exhibit both mono- and bi-clausal characteristics. In Spanish, as well as other Romance languages, the most salient mono-clausal characteristic is the possibility of clitic climbing, i.e. the possibility of an object clitic attaching to a...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge

  10. A Short History of the German Language (RLE Linguistics E: Indo-European Linguistics)

    By William Walker Chambers, John Ritchie Wilkie

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    This simple introduction to the history of the German language seeks to provide students who have some knowledge of modern German, but no knowledge either of its development or of linguistic theories, with a short account of the essential factors – chronological, geographical and linguistic – and...

    Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge