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  1. Grammatical Relations

    The Evidence Against Their Necessity and Universality

    By D. N. S. Bhat

    This book argues that the assumption that grammatical relations are both necessary and universal is an unwarranted generalization. The grammatical relations of subject and object are required in the case of the Indian language of Kannada. Furthermore, the notion of transitivity or transference...

    Published September 25th 1991 by Routledge

  2. A Concise Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English

    Edited by Paul Beale

    For over fifty years the name of Eric Partridge has been synonymous with slang in the English language. This edition, based on his famous volume, makes it fully relevant to the language of today....

    Published April 24th 1991 by Routledge

  3. Dialects of English

    Studies in Grammatical Variation

    By Peter Trudgill, J. K. Chambers

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    This collection consists of 15 articles by an international group of linguists and 7 essays by the editors, tackling a broad range of issues and representing some of the most authoritative work in English dialect grammar.Individual chapters cover the full international range of English dialects,...

    Published April 1st 1991 by Routledge

  4. Grammar and Meaning

    A Semantic Approach to English Grammar

    By Howard Jackson

    Series: Learning about Language

    Grammar and Meaning is an introduction to the study of grammar of contemporary English. It provides an impressive survey of all the main areas of English grammar, from words through to sentences and texts. It introduces and explains the linguistic terms needed to talk about the ways in which...

    Published October 28th 1990 by Routledge

  5. Language, Saussure and Wittgenstein

    How to Play Games with Words

    By Professor Roy Harris, Roy Harris

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    Saussure as a linguist and Wittgenstein as a philosopher of language are arguably the two most important figures in the development of twentieth-century linguistic thought. By pointing out what their ideas have in common, in spite of emanating from very different intellectual sources, this study...

    Published October 24th 1990 by Routledge

  6. Pidgins and Creoles

    2nd Edition

    By Professor Loreto Todd, Loreto Todd

    The focus of this study is upon those pidgins and creoles which are English based and which have arisen since the fifteenth century. The book examines the widespread nature of the pidgin/creole phenomenon and evaluates the current definitions of the terms and the theories which have been advanced...

    Published September 5th 1990 by Routledge

  7. Relational Grammar

    By Barry Blake

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 21st 1990 by Routledge

  8. A History of the French Language

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Rickard

    This well-established and popular book provides students with all the linguistic background they need for studying any period of French literature. For the second edition the text has been revised and updated throughout, and the two final chapters on contemporary French, and its position as a...

    Published April 26th 1989 by Routledge

  9. The Italian Language Today

    2nd Edition

    By Anna Laura Lepschy, Guilio Lepschy

    First Published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 23rd 1988 by Routledge

  10. Pidgin and Creole Languages

    By Suzanne Romaine

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    This book defines and describes the linguistic features of these languages and considers the dynamic developments that bring them into being and lead to changes in their structure....

    Published March 20th 1988 by Routledge