Download E-books Anaphors in Text: Cognitive, formal and applied approaches to anaphoric reference (Studies in Language Companion Series) PDF

This quantity features a cautious number of papers keen on genuine examine questions about anaphoric reference, a topic of present curiosity with quite a few linguistic subdisciplines. this can be mirrored during this booklet because it methodically covers widely invested methods from cognitive, neurolinguistic, formal and computational views, each one contribution representing the respective ‘state of the paintings’ on a excessive theoretical and empirical point. the quantity comprises 3 thematic elements: Anaphors in Cognitive, textual content- and Discourse Linguistics; The Syntax and Semantics of Anaphors; and Neurolinguistic stories at the reception of anaphoric reference. The contributions examine a number of Indo-European languages.

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Download E-books Functional Heads: The Cartography of Syntactic Structures, Volume 7 (Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax) PDF

Over the past twenty years, practical heads were one of many privileged items of study in generative linguistics. besides the fact that, inside of this line of inquiry, replacement techniques have constructed: whereas the cartographic venture considers crosslinguistic facts as the most important for a whole mapping of practical heads in common grammar, minimalist debts are likely to ponder structural economic climate as actually regarding a discount within the variety of to be had heads. during this quantity, the most influential linguists who've participated during this long-lasting debate provide their contemporary paintings in brief, self-contained case experiences. The contributions hide all of the major layers of lately studied syntactic constitution, together with such significant components of empirical learn as grammaticalization and language switch, average and non-standard kinds, interface concerns, and morphosyntax. Functional Heads makes an attempt to map features of syntactic constitution in accordance with the cartographic process, and in doing so demonstrates that the variations among cartography and minimalism are probably extra superficial than substantial.

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Download E-books Production-oriented and Comprehension-based Grammar Teaching in the Foreign Language Classroom (Second Language Learning and Teaching) PDF

By Anna Mystkowska-Wiertelak

The booklet addresses one of many key controversies in educating overseas language grammar, that is the application of production-oriented guide, as exemplified within the PPP series, and comprehension-based instructing, as applied in interpretation projects and processing guide. It offers an intensive review of concerns concerning studying and instructing grammar, with a specific concentrate on input-oriented ways, and studies the findings of 4 stories which sought to check their results with guideline in line with assorted types of output perform. The findings function a foundation for guidance on how the 2 concepts could be effectively mixed within the school room

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Download E-books An Introduction to Transformational Grammar PDF

This quantity, initially released by way of Winthrop Publishers in 1977, discusses transformational grammar on the subject of conventional and structural grammar, allowing scholars to narrate the speculation to what they already learn about grammar. even though all vital technical phrases and tactics are offered, non-technical language is used up to attainable. Examples from literature and from genuine language utilization are hired through the booklet, and one part is dedicated to useful functions to writing, interpreting, and literary feedback, and the certainty of dialects. A finished thesaurus is supplied.

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Download E-books Essentials of English Grammar: A Quick Guide To Good English PDF

Clear, concise, and jam-packed with full of life examples, Essentials of English Grammar, 3rd Edition, fills you in on common utilization principles for elements of speech, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviations, numbers, note department, spelling, in most cases burdened phrases, and masses extra. it's also variety directions with easy methods to write with financial system, readability, and accuracy.

A speedy reference for individuals with the occasional query and a very good primer for a person studying the fundamentals, this version of the perennial bestseller encompasses a new word list of grammar phrases, up to date assurance of stylistic conventions, and new examples.

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Download E-books ON THE MOVE. The mobility of constituents in the English noun phrase: a multi-method approach. (Language and Computers 31) PDF

This e-book may be obvious in general as a contribution to the long-standing culture of English descriptive linguistics. It supplies an entire account of the character and frequency of attainable noun word (NP) constructions in modern British English, together with those that deviate from the prototypical description we discover in handbooks of English. The e-book specializes in these NPs that are characterised via the truth that a number of of the components isn't in its prototypical place, yet has moved. The exact description of version NPs is bought in the course of the cautious blend of corpus information and experimental facts. The e-book addresses the query how corpus information might be mixed with intuitive info and gives a pragmatic method of the duty: the multi-method process. during this method, corpus information are mixed with intuitive info got from local audio system in an elicitation test.

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Download E-books Clitic Doubling in the Balkan Languages (Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today) PDF

This quantity is a suite of articles on clitic doubling, a phenomenon that has preoccupied generative linguists because the Eighties, while its theoretical significance was once famous. Clitic doubling is wide-spread within the Balkan languages. even if, generative reports at the start handled its houses in Romance languages, with the Balkan styles coming more and more into concentration. because the mid-nineties, those styles offered numerous demanding situations to the generalisations reached at the foundation of Romance, whereas additionally elevating new examine questions. the amount offers between different issues with the subsequent facets of the phenomenon: its extension inside of and out of doors the Balkan Sprachbund and the saw version; its realizational probabilities and the restrictions at the prestige of the doubled DP (direct or oblique item, pronominal or non-pronominal); its semantics (definite, particular, presupposed, neither) and pragmatics (topic or now not, D-linked or not); its temporal and locational genesis; the connection among the clitic and its affiliate.

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Download E-books A Grammar of the Kui Language PDF

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