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  1. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles

    Volume 2, Syntax (first volume)

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1954....

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Free Adjuncts and Absolutes in English

    Problems of Control and Interpretation

    By Bernd Kortmann

    Series: Germanic Linguistics

    Free adjuncts and absolutes typically function as adverbial clauses which are not overtly specified for any particular adverbial relation. The book is a non-formal, corpus based study of their current use in English. Its particular focus is on a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of their semantic...

    Published February 4th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Stretched Verb Constructions in English

    By D. J. Allerton

    Series: Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics

    Constructions such as 'make an accusation against', or 'give one's approval for' can be seen as 'stretched' versions of simple verbs, such as 'accuse' or 'approve of'. What is the precise linguistic nature of stretched verbs, and how many basic types are there? What kinds of grammatical connections...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Theoretical Comparative Syntax

    Studies in Macroparameters

    By Naoki Fukui

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    Collected for the first time in a single volume, these essays and articles by Naoki Fukui form an outline of some of the most significant and formative contributions to syntactic theory. Focusing particularly on the typological differences between English/type language and Japanese/type languages,...

    Published December 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Koromfe

    By John Rennison

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Ndyuka

    By George L. Huttar, Mary L. Huttar

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Wari

    By Daniel L. Everett, Barbara Kern

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    This is the first major study of any Chapakuran language and makes an important contribution to linguistic theory. This study is especially timely as the Chapakuran languages of Western Brazil and Eastern Bolivia are endangered, and less than 2,000 known speakers of Wari and its related dialects...

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Old Japanese

    A Phonetic Reconstruction

    By Marc Hideo Miyake

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Between Syntax and Semantics

    By C.T. James Huang

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    This indispensable volume contains articles that represent the best of Huang's work on the syntax-semantics interface over the last two decades. It includes three general topics: (a) questions, indefinites and quantification, (b) anaphora, (c) lexical structure and the syntax of events....

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Structures and Strategies

    By Adriana Belletti

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    Following crucial insights on the functional structure of the clause and recent developments within the cartographic projects and minimalism, this book addresses various central themes in Italian and Romance syntax ranging from verb syntax and the syntax of verb-related phenomena of agreement and...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

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