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The Resource The acquisition of intensifiers : emphatic reflexives in English and German child language, by Insa Gülzow

The acquisition of intensifiers : emphatic reflexives in English and German child language, by Insa Gülzow

Label
The acquisition of intensifiers : emphatic reflexives in English and German child language
Title
The acquisition of intensifiers
Title remainder
emphatic reflexives in English and German child language
Statement of responsibility
by Insa Gülzow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How do young children negotiate and comment on their participation in a given event? The study presented gives an insight into German and English children's use of intensifiers and related expressions at early stages of language development. The longitudinal production data of six German-speaking and six English-speaking children is examined with regard to when and in which contexts the intensifiers German selbst/selber and English x-self (myself, yourself, himself, etc.) appear. It is demonstrated that by integrating intensifiers into their utterances, children develop an important linguistic
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Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gülzow, Insa
Dewey number
435/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PF3315.R4
LC item number
G85 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies on language acquisition,
Series volume
22
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • German language
  • English language
  • German language
  • English language
  • German language
  • English language
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • German language
  • German language
  • Tweedetaalverwerving
  • Kindertaal
  • Engels
  • Duits
  • Grammatica
Label
The acquisition of intensifiers : emphatic reflexives in English and German child language, by Insa Gülzow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-274) and index
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
1. The aim of the study -- 2. Intensifiers from a cross-linguistic perspective -- 3. Intensifiers and reflexive pronouns -- 4. Agent-sensitive expressions -- 5. Framework for child language data analysis -- Ch. 2 The expression x-self in acquisition studies -- 1. Reflexive x-self and binding theory -- 2. Logophoric reflexives -- 3. Childrens early systems and historical development of x-self -- 4. The expression x-self in production data -- 5. Research questions -- Ch. 3 Intensifiers in German and English production data -- 1. The data and coding procedure -- 2. Three use-types of intensifiers in the data of the children -- 3. Intensifiers versus related agent-sensitive expressions -- 4. The development of non-nominative means of encoding agency -- 5. The German and English childrens systems of agent-sensitive expressions -- 6. Intensifiers and reflexive pronouns -- 7. Implications for future research
Control code
191818371
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110197655
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191818371
Label
The acquisition of intensifiers : emphatic reflexives in English and German child language, by Insa Gülzow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-274) and index
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
1. The aim of the study -- 2. Intensifiers from a cross-linguistic perspective -- 3. Intensifiers and reflexive pronouns -- 4. Agent-sensitive expressions -- 5. Framework for child language data analysis -- Ch. 2 The expression x-self in acquisition studies -- 1. Reflexive x-self and binding theory -- 2. Logophoric reflexives -- 3. Childrens early systems and historical development of x-self -- 4. The expression x-self in production data -- 5. Research questions -- Ch. 3 Intensifiers in German and English production data -- 1. The data and coding procedure -- 2. Three use-types of intensifiers in the data of the children -- 3. Intensifiers versus related agent-sensitive expressions -- 4. The development of non-nominative means of encoding agency -- 5. The German and English childrens systems of agent-sensitive expressions -- 6. Intensifiers and reflexive pronouns -- 7. Implications for future research
Control code
191818371
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110197655
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191818371

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