Download Connectivity in Grammar and Discourse (Hamburg Studies on by Jochen Rehbein, Christiane Hohenstein, Lukas Pietsch PDF

By Jochen Rehbein, Christiane Hohenstein, Lukas Pietsch

ISBN-10: 9027219257

ISBN-13: 9789027219251

ISBN-10: 9027292485

ISBN-13: 9789027292483

During this number of conscientiously chosen papers connectivity is checked out from the vantage issues of language touch, language switch, language acquisition, multilingual verbal exchange and similar domain names in keeping with quite a few ecu and Non-European languages. From typological and multilingual views the point of interest of research is at the grammatical structure of a few linguistic units that interconnect devices of textual content and discourse. the amount is geared up alongside vital recommendations: A common part offers with connectivity in language swap and language acquisition, subdivisions are dedicated to pronouns, themes and subjects, the position of finiteness in textual content and discourse, coordination and subordination and particles, adverbials and constructions. The editors’ preface introduces connectivity as an item of linguistic study.

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Download Grammaire progressive du français : Avec 600 exercices by Maia Gregoire, Odile Thievenaz PDF

By Maia Gregoire, Odile Thievenaz

ISBN-10: 2090338482

ISBN-13: 9782090338485

L. a. Grammaire innovative du français est une grammaire d'apprentissage destinée aux étudiants de niveau intermédiaire.

. Pédagogique, elle offre sur los angeles web page de gauche un cours de grammaire, sur l. a. web page de droite des exercices d'application et des activités de communication.

· revolutionary, elle swimsuit l. a. development classique des méthodes de français.

Les corrigés sont fournis dans un livret séparé (ISBN 209-033849-0).

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Utiles compléments à ce livre, les Exercices communicatifs (ISBN 209-033860-7) permettent d'améliorer l. a. construction orale et écrite. Grâce à de nombreuses illustrations, ils approfondissent, de manière basic et créative, les issues de grammaire abordés dans l. a. Grammaire innovative du français - niveau intermédiaire.

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Download Categorial Features: A Generative Theory of Word Class by Phoevos Panagiotidis PDF

By Phoevos Panagiotidis

ISBN-10: 1107038111

ISBN-13: 9781107038110

Offering a unique idea of components of speech, this ebook discusses categorization from a methodological and theoretical aspect a view. It attracts on discoveries and insights from a couple of methods - typology, cognitive grammar, notional techniques, and generative grammar - and offers a generative, feature-based concept. construction on up to date study and the newest findings and ideas in categorization and word-building, Panagiotidis combines the primacy of specific gains with a syntactic categorization procedure, addressing the basic, yet frequently ignored, questions in grammatical thought. Designed for graduate scholars and researchers learning grammar and syntax, this ebook is richly illustrated with examples from a number of languages and explains parts and phenomena principal to the character of human language.

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Download The Handbook of Morphology (Blackwell Handbooks in by Andrew Spencer, Arnold M. Zwicky PDF

By Andrew Spencer, Arnold M. Zwicky

ISBN-10: 0631185445

ISBN-13: 9780631185444

ISBN-10: 063122694X

ISBN-13: 9780631226949

ISBN-10: 0631228039

ISBN-13: 9780631228035

Curiosity in morphology has passed through swift development during the last 20 years and the realm is now visible as crucially very important, either on the subject of different points of grammar and when it comes to different disciplines.

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Download Grammar in Early Twentieth-Century Philosophy (Routledge by Richard Gaskin PDF

By Richard Gaskin

ISBN-10: 0203208501

ISBN-13: 9780203208502

ISBN-10: 0415224462

ISBN-13: 9780415224468

This publication is a scientific and historic exploration of the philosophical value of grammar. within the first 1/2 the 20th century, and specifically within the writings of Frege, Husserl, Russell, Carnap and Wittgenstein, there has been sustained philosophical mirrored image at the nature of grammar, and at the relevance of grammar to metaphysics, good judgment and technology.

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Download Inversion in Modern English: Form and function by Heidrun Dorgeloh PDF

By Heidrun Dorgeloh

ISBN-10: 9027226164

ISBN-13: 9789027226167

The ebook bargains a entire learn of the several varieties of subject-verb and subject-auxiliary-inversion in sleek English declarative sentences. It treats inversion as a speaker-based determination for reordering inside of a pretty inflexible observe order process and identifies the that means of the development when it comes to viewpoint and speaker subjectivity. This semantic declare is established opposed to the incidence, in addition to the absence, of different kinds of inversion in average discourse.
The research of the pragmatics and discourse functionality of inversion is predicated at the LOB and the Brown corpus and takes into consideration numerous textual family: British and American English, written mode, sort, textual content sort, style. the implications recommend a powerful affinity with the better or lesser subjectivity of a textual content: the development is a marker of interpersonal which means. supplied the context is considered one of relative unexpectedness, it also turns into a discourse marker, which issues to the constrained worth of quantitative corpus facts in practical syntax.

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Download Grammaticalization at Work: Studies of Long-term by Matti Rissanen, Merja Kytö, Kirsi Heikkonen PDF

By Matti Rissanen, Merja Kytö, Kirsi Heikkonen

ISBN-10: 3110156318

ISBN-13: 9783110156317

The way forward for English linguistics as envisaged through the editors of subject matters in English Linguistics lies in empirical reviews which combine paintings in English linguistics into common and theoretical linguistics at the one hand, and comparative linguistics at the different. The TiEL sequence beneficial properties volumes that current attention-grabbing new facts and analyses, and mainly clean techniques that give a contribution to the general target of the sequence, that is to additional extraordinary learn in English linguistics.

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Download Lexical-Functional Grammar by Mary Dalrymple PDF

By Mary Dalrymple

ISBN-10: 0126135347

ISBN-13: 9780126135343

Volume 34 of Syntax and Semantics is an intensive and obtainable evaluate and advent to Lexical sensible Grammar (LFG), a thought of the content material and illustration of alternative features of linguistic constitution and the family that carry among them. The ebook motivates and describes the 2 syntactic buildings of LFG: floor phrasal association is represented by means of a context-free word constitution tree, and extra summary practical syntactic relatives like topic and item are represented individually, at practical constitution. The booklet additionally provides a conception of semantics and the syntax-semantics interface during which the that means of an utterance is acquired through deduction from semantic premises contributed via its elements. transparent explication of the formal features of the speculation is supplied all through, and changes among LFG and different linguistic theories are explored. the idea is illustrated through the research of a various set of linguistic phenomena, together with amendment, regulate, anaphora, coordination, and long-distance dependencies. in addition to its curiosity to linguists, LFG additionally has useful functions in computational linguistics and desktop technology. Key gains * Thorough evaluate of the cutting-edge in Lexical practical Grammar * transparent clarification of the formal instruments of the idea * advent to the "glue" semantics, a thought of the syntax-semantics interface * In-depth syntactic and semantic research of quite a few linguistic structures

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