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  • Danish: An Essential Grammarby Tom Lundskaer-Nielsen; Philip Holmes

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 49.95

    Danish: An Essential Grammar is a reference guide to the most important aspects of current Danish as it is used by native speakers. It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language, focusing on those areas of Danish that pose particular problems for English speakers but at the same time providing a broad general account of the... more...

  • A Guide to Germanic Reference Grammarsby John C. McKay

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1984; US$ 165.00

    This guide provides brief descriptions and evaluations of the best reference grammars and comprehensive works on the syntax of contemporary Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, English, Faroese, Frisian, German, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish, and Yiddish. more...

  • Festschrift für Karl Schneiderby Ernst S. Dick; Kurt R. Jankowsky

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1982; US$ 225.00

    This volume is in honour of Karl Schneider and covers the wide spectrum of Schneider?s own interests: Part I covers runology ( Elmer H. Antonsen, Hans Schwartz, Winfred P. Lehmann ); The second part deals with indogermanics, etymology and lexicography ( Edgard C. Polomé, Fritz W. Schulze, Kurt R. Jankowsky, Rosemarie Lieber, Ernst S. Dick, Rudolf Schützeichel,... more...

  • The Evaluability Hypothesisby Johan Brandtler

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 149.00

    Although the field of polarity is well researched, this monograph offers a new take on polarity sensitivity that both challenges and incorporates previous theories. Based primarily on Swedish data, it presents new solutions to long-standing problems, such as the non-complementary distribution of NPIs and PPIs in yes/no-questions and conditionals, long... more...

  • Exploring Newspaper Languageby Gisle Andersen

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 149.00

    This book describes new methodological and technological approaches to corpus building and presents recent research based on the Norwegian Newspaper Corpus. This is a large monitor corpus of contemporary Norwegian language, compiled through daily harvesting of web newspapers. The book gives an overview of the corpus and its system architecture, and... more...

  • Phonological Evidence from the Continental Runic Inscriptionsby Martin Findell

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 182.00

    In using runic inscriptions as evidence for sound change, we tend to focus on the interpretation of individual texts, rather than examining the dataset as a whole.This study aims at the phonological analysis of a corpus of 90 runic inscriptions on the Continent to test claims that the phonological processes which characterise Old High German and Old... more...

  • Runes and Germanic Linguisticsby Elmer H. Antonsen

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 182.00

    The older runic inscriptions (ca. AD 150 - 450) represent the earliest attestation of any Germanic language. The close relationship of these inscriptions to the archaic Mediterranean writing traditions is demonstrated through the linguistic and orthographic analysis presented here. The extraordinary importance of these inscriptions for a proper understanding... more...

  • Language Change and Language Structureby Toril Swan; Endre Mørck; Olaf Jansen

    De Gruyter 1994; US$ 168.00

    Language Change and Language Structure : Older Germanic Languages in a Comparative Perspective Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] more...

  • Altisländische und altnorwegische Grammatik (Laut- und Flexionslehre) unter Berücksichtigung des Urnordischenby

    De Gruyter 1970; US$ 196.00

    Altisl Ndische Und Altnorwegische Grammatik (Laut- Und Flexionslehre) Unter Ber Cksichtigung Des Urnordischen (Sammlung Kurzer Grammatiken Germanischer Dialekte. A: Hauptr) more...

  • Kenningkunstby Edith Marold

    De Gruyter 1983; US$ 133.00

    Kenningkunst. Ein Beitrag Zu Einer Poetik Der Skaldendichtung: Ein Beitrag Zu Einer Poetik Der Skaidendichtung (Quellen Und Forschungen Zur Sprach-Und Kulturgeschichte Der Germanischen Volker, Nf) more...