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  • Syntax - Theory and Analysis. Volume 3by Tibor Kiss

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 335.00

    The series Handbooks of Linguistics and Communication Science is designed to illuminate a field which not only includes general linguistics and the study of linguistics as applied to specific languages, but also covers those more recent areas which have developed from the increasing body of research into the manifold forms of communicative... more...

  • Adverbsby Karin Pittner; Daniela Elsner; Fabian Barteld

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 143.00

    This article discusses adverbs in the post-head position of English and German noun phrases. It gives an overview of the relevant data and discusses possible category revisions for the items under discussion. While both languages show considerable overlap in the semantic functions served by the post-head modifiers, the result is often the existence... more...

  • Word-Formationby Peter O. Müller

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 419.00

    The series Handbooks of Linguistics and Communication Science is designed to illuminate a field which not only includes general linguistics and the study of linguistics as applied to specific languages, but also covers those more recent areas which have developed from the increasing body of research into the manifold forms of communicative... more...

  • Structures, Strategies and Beyondby Elisa Di Domenico; Cornelia Hamann; Simona Matteini

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 149.00

    This paper provides an analysis of the left periphery of relative clauses in the Cimbrian variety of Luserna and explores which of the two complementizer systems Cimbrian makes use of in restrictive and appositive relative clauses. Furthermore, the sentential particle da (lit. ‘there’), which according to Bidese et al. (2012) is obligatory... more...

  • How Categorical are Categories?by Joanna Blaszczak; Dorota Klimek-Jankowska; Krzysztof Migdalski

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    The architecture of the human language faculty has been one of the main foci of the linguistic research of the last half century. This branch of linguistics, broadly known as Generative Grammar, is concerned with the formulation of explanatory formal accounts of linguistic phenomena with the ulterior goal of gaining insight into the properties... more...

  • Representing Structure in Phonology and Syntaxby Marc van Oostendorp; Henk van Riemsdijk

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    The architecture of the human language faculty has been one of the main foci of the linguistic research of the last half century. This branch of linguistics, broadly known as Generative Grammar, is concerned with the formulation of explanatory formal accounts of linguistic phenomena with the ulterior goal of gaining insight into the properties... more...

  • Diachrony of Verb Morphologyby Martine Robbeets

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    The series publishes state-of-the-art work on core areas of linguistics across theoretical frameworks as well as studies that provide new insights by building bridges to neighbouring fields such as neuroscience and cognitive science. The series considers itself a forum for cutting-edge research based on solid empirical data on language... more...

  • Instruction Grammarby Simon Kasper

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 182.00

    The series publishes state-of-the-art work on core areas of linguistics across theoretical frameworks as well as studies that provide new insights by building bridges to neighbouring fields such as neuroscience and cognitive science. The series considers itself a forum for cutting-edge research based on solid empirical data on language... more...

  • Linguisticaby Otto Jespersen

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 51.95

    This volume, first published in 1933, brings together a collection of Otto Jespersen?s papers in English, German, and French, which he himself felt should be presented to an international public. This title gives a picture of Jespersen?s development and endeavours as a linguist, and covers a wide time period of his career. This book will be of interest... more...

  • The Phrase Phonology of English and Frenchby Elisabeth O. Selkirk

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 51.95

    This work, first published in 1980, was a doctoral dissertation submitted to the Department of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1972. This study concerns certain aspects of the relationship between syntax and phonology in English and French. In particular, it represents an investigation of the universal... more...