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Adverbial Subordination
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Bernd Kortmann
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The series is a platform for contributions of all kinds to this rapidly developing field. General problems are studied from the perspective of individual langua
Adverbial Subordination in English
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: María Jesús Pérez Quintero
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: BRILL

This book presents a detailed corpus-based study of adverbial subordinate clauses in English within the framework of the theory of Functional Grammar. On the ba
A Cognitive Approach to Adverbial Subordination in European Portuguese
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Rainer Vesterinen
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-25 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

The study of adverbial clauses in Portuguese is related to the fact that the Portuguese speaker may chose between three different structures, i.e. the adverbial
Adverbial Clauses in Cross-Linguistic Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Katja Hetterle
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-13 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This study investigates adverbial clauses from a cross-linguistic perspective. In line with other recent typological research in the context of complex sentence
Subordination in Native South American Languages
Language: en
Pages: 315
Authors: Rik van Gijn
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-29 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

In terms of its linguistic and cultural make-up, the continent of South America provides linguists and anthropologists with a complex puzzle of language diversi
A Grammar of Neverver
Language: en
Pages: 502
Authors: Julie Barbour
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-30 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

Neverver is an Oceanic language spoken by just over 500 people on the high island of Malekula in Vanuatu. Drawing on an extensive corpus of field recordings col
Adverbial Clauses in Scots
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: Martina Häcker
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The future of English linguistics as envisaged by the editors of Topics in English Linguistics lies in empirical studies which integrate work in English linguis
On Invisible Language in Modern English
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Evelyn Gandón-Chapela
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-09 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Winner: AEDEAN Leocadio Martín Mingorance Book Award for Theoretical and Applied English Linguistics 2020 This book investigates the syntactic phenomenon of el
Radical Construction Grammar
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: William Croft
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-10-25 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This book is based on the results of research in language typology, and motivated by the need for a theory to explain them. The essence of the approach is (a) t
Japanese
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Sh?ichi Iwasaki
Categories: Japanese language
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

With respect to the rich and long history of Japanese linguistics, this text is intended to make a modest contribution, intending to provide a useful outline, e