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Contrastive Studies in Construction Grammar by Hans C. Boas  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 15, 2015
Contrastive Studies in Construction Grammar by Hans C. Boas

Contrastive Studies in Construction Grammar by Hans C. Boas
English | 11 Nov. 2010 | ISBN: 9027204322 | 254 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The papers in this volume provide a contrastive application of Construction Grammar. By referencing a well-described constructional phenomenon in English, each paper provides a solid foundation for describing and analyzing its constructional counterpart in another language.
British or American English?: A Handbook of Word and Grammar Patterns (Studies in English Language) (Repost)

British or American English?: A Handbook of Word and Grammar Patterns (Studies in English Language) by John Algeo
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0521379938 | 364 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Speakers of British and American English display some striking differences in their use of grammar.
Voicing in Japanese (Studies in Generative Grammar) (Repost)

Voicing in Japanese (Studies in Generative Grammar) by Jeroen van de Weijer
English | 2005 | ISBN: 3110186004 | 324 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book presents a number of studies which focus on the [voice] grammar of Japanese, paying particular attention to historical background, dialectal diversity, phonetic experiment, and phonological analysis.

Architecture of Focus (Studies in Generative Grammar)  

Posted by AlenMiler at Dec. 3, 2014
Architecture of Focus (Studies in Generative Grammar)

Architecture of Focus (Studies in Generative Grammar) by Valéria Molnár , Susanne Winkler
English | April 21, 2006 | ISBN: 3110185784 | 617 pages | PDF | 13 MB

The Architecture of Focus offers the most precise and recent characterization of the notion of focus in linguistic theory. The volume contains brand-new and innovative papers that target the nature of focus and topic at the interfaces of the model of grammar.
Hyperbole in English: A Corpus-based Study of Exaggeration (Studies in English Language) (repost)

Hyperbole in English: A Corpus-based Study of Exaggeration (Studies in English Language) by Claudia Claridge
English | ISBN: 0521766354 | 2010 | 316 pages | PDF | 2,9 MB

Non-literal language is ubiquitous in everyday life, and while hyperbole is a major part of this, it has so far remained relatively unexplored. This volume provides the first investigation of hyperbole in English, drawing on data from genres such as spoken conversation, TV, newspapers, and literary works from Chaucer to Monty Python.
From Old English to Standard English: A Course Book in Language Variations Across Time (Studies in English Language) [Repost]

From Old English to Standard English: A Course Book in Language Variations Across Time (Studies in English Language) by Dennis Freeborn
English | Dec. 12, 2006 | ISBN: 1403998809 | 480 Pages | PDF | 11.1 MB

This practical and informative course book leads the student through the development of the language from Old English, through Middle and Early Modern English to the establishment of Standard English in the eighteenth century.
English in the Southern United States (Studies in English Language) (Repost)

English in the Southern United States (Studies in English Language) by Stephen J. Nagle
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0521822645 | 260 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

The English of the Southern United States is possibly the most studied of any regional variety of any language.
Twentieth-Century English: History, Variation and Standardization (Studies in English Language) (Repost)

Twentieth-Century English: History, Variation and Standardization (Studies in English Language) by Christian Mair
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0521832195 | 262 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Standard English has evolved and developed in many ways over the past hundred years.
Late Modern English Syntax (Studies in English Language)

Late Modern English Syntax (Studies in English Language) by Marianne Hundt
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107032792 | 360 pages | PDF | 5 MB

The Late Modern period is the first in the history of English for which an unprecedented wealth of textual material exists. Using increasingly sophisticated databases, the contributions in this volume explore grammatical usage from the period, specifically morphological and syntactic change, in a broad context.
Nineteenth-Century English: Stability and Change (Studies in English Language) (Repost)

Nineteenth-Century English: Stability and Change (Studies in English Language) By Merja Kytö, Mats Rydén, Erik Smitterberg
2006 | 316 Pages | ISBN: 0521861063 | PDF | 4 MB