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The Resource Constructional approaches to English grammar, edited by Graeme Trousdale, Nikolas Gisborne

Constructional approaches to English grammar, edited by Graeme Trousdale, Nikolas Gisborne

Label
Constructional approaches to English grammar
Title
Constructional approaches to English grammar
Statement of responsibility
edited by Graeme Trousdale, Nikolas Gisborne
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of articles brings together new research from both established and emerging international experts in the study of English grammar, all of whom have engaged with the notion of 'construction' in their work.℗¡The research here is concerned with both synchrony and diachrony, with the relationship between Construction Grammar and other linguistic theories, and with a number of issues in the study of grammar, such as raising and control phenomena, transitivity, relative clause structure, the syntax of gerunds, attributive and predicative uses of adjectives, modality, and grammaticaliz
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
425
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1106
LC item number
.C66 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1971-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Trousdale, Graeme
  • Gisborne, Nikolas
Series statement
Topics in English linguistics,
Series volume
57
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  • English language
  • Construction grammar
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Construction grammar
  • English language
Label
Constructional approaches to English grammar, edited by Graeme Trousdale, Nikolas Gisborne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gerunds, categories and constructions -- Approaches to the English gerund / Bas Aarts -- Constructions in grammaticalization and lexicalization : evidence from the history of a composite predicate construction in English / Graeme Trousdale -- Corpus approaches to constructions -- English relative clauses and construction grammar : a topic which preposition placement can shed light on? / Thomas Hoffmann -- Shall and shan't in contemporary English : a case of functional condensation / Alexander Bergs -- Constraints on the attributive use of "predicative-only" adjectives : a reassessment / Julia Schlüter -- Constructions and lexical approaches -- Antitransitivity and constructionality / Andrew Rosta -- Dependencies are constructions : a case study in predicative complementation / Nikolas Gisborne -- Word grammar and construction grammar / Richard Hudson
Control code
560606698
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 310 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110199178
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
219470
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560606698
Label
Constructional approaches to English grammar, edited by Graeme Trousdale, Nikolas Gisborne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gerunds, categories and constructions -- Approaches to the English gerund / Bas Aarts -- Constructions in grammaticalization and lexicalization : evidence from the history of a composite predicate construction in English / Graeme Trousdale -- Corpus approaches to constructions -- English relative clauses and construction grammar : a topic which preposition placement can shed light on? / Thomas Hoffmann -- Shall and shan't in contemporary English : a case of functional condensation / Alexander Bergs -- Constraints on the attributive use of "predicative-only" adjectives : a reassessment / Julia Schlüter -- Constructions and lexical approaches -- Antitransitivity and constructionality / Andrew Rosta -- Dependencies are constructions : a case study in predicative complementation / Nikolas Gisborne -- Word grammar and construction grammar / Richard Hudson
Control code
560606698
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 310 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110199178
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
219470
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560606698

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