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  • 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...

  • 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 Germanic Languagesby Wayne Harbert

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 52.00

    Comparative linguistic survey of the full range of Germanic languages, providing a detailed account of their morphology, phonology and syntax. 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...

  • Handbuch der deutschen Wortartenby Ludger Hoffmann

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 307.00

    The 30 articlesin this handbook provide an extensive overview of German parts of speech. The articles describe the form and function of each individual part of speech, taking historical and cross-linguistic aspects into account. The handbook concludes with a discussion of the didactics of the parts of speech. more...

  • Kenningkunstby Edith Marold

    De Gruyter 1983; US$ 140.00

    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...

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

    De Gruyter 1994; US$ 196.00

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

  • Language Contact and the Origins of the Germanic Languagesby Peter Schrijver

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    History, archaeology, and human evolutionary genetics provide us with an increasingly detailed view of the origins and development of the peoples that live in Northwestern Europe. This book aims to restore the key position of historical linguistics in this debate by treating the history of the Germanic languages as a history of its speakers. It focuses... more...

  • The Nordic Languages. Volume 1by Oscar Bandle

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 867.00

    This handbook is a comprehensive history of the North Germanic languages from the oldest times up to the present day. It is not tied to a particular methodology, but keeps in principle to a pronounced methodological pluralism, encompassing all aspects of actual methodology. more...