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Major Works: Forthcoming Syntax

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  1. An Advanced English Syntax

    Based on the Principles and Requirements of the Grammatical Society

    By C. T. Onions

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    This book, first published in 1970, is the reissue of the sixth edition of C. T. Onions’ standard introductory text-book, based on the principles and requirements of the Grammatical Society. The Introduction is designed to provide a full scheme of sentence analysis. The rest of the book is arranged...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Definiteness and Indefiniteness

    A Study in Reference and Grammaticality Prediction

    By John A. Hawkins

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    First published in 1988, this book is concerned with the definite and indefinite articles in English. It provides an integrated pragmatic-semantic theory of definite and indefinite reference, on the basis of which, many co-occurance restrictions between articles and non-modifiers are explained. At...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. On the Semantics of Syntax

    Mood and Condition in English

    By Erian C. Davies

    Series: Routledge Library Edition: The English Language

    First published in 1979, this book develops a grammatically orientated semantics (as opposed to a semantically orientated grammar) of mood and condition in English. It seeks to establish correspondences between areas of semantic organisation (‘planes’) and surface grammar, without reverting to an...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

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