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  • The Syntax-Information Structure Interfaceby Timothy Gupton

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 119.71

    The syntactic analysis of preverbal subjects has been the topic of debate for a wide variety of languages. This book establishes clausal word order preferences for Galician, a null-subject language of the Iberian Peninsula, based on quantitative and qualitative data. The experimental methodology and information structure assumptions employed... more...

  • Portugueseby Milton M. Azevedo

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 52.00 US$ 42.64

    This book provides a clear and accessible introduction to the linguistic structure of Portuguese, and its sociolinguistic and historical background. more...

  • Using Portugueseby Ana Sofia Ganho; Timothy McGovern

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 44.00 US$ 36.08

    For students who have acquired the basics of the language, wishing to expand their knowledge. more...

  • Portuguese Syntaxby Joao Costa

    Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 129.99 US$ 111.79

    This volume is a collection of previously unpublished articles focusing on the following aspects of Portuguese syntax: clause structure, clitic placement, word order variation, pronominal system, verb movement, quantification, and distribution of particles. The articles are written within the principles and parameters framework and contrast Portuguese... more...

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Portugueseby Mark Davies; Ana Maria Raposo Preto-Bay

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 40.95

    An invaluable tool for learners of Portuguese, this Frequency Dictiona ry provides a list of the 5000 most commonly used words in the language. Based on a twenty-million-word collection of Portuguese (taken from both Portuguese and Brazilian sources), which includes both written and spoken material, this dictionary provides detailed information for... more...

  • Subject Positions and Interfacesby João Costa

    De Gruyter 2004; US$ 174.14

    The primary goal of this book is to provide an analysis of the several positions where the subject may surface in European Portuguese. Departing from an architecture of the clause as sketched in early minimalist work, containing two subject-related functional categories above VP (AgrP and TP), it is shown that the subject may surface... more...

  • Traços de mudança e de permanência em editoriais de jornais pernambucanosby Valeria Severina Gomes

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 119.71

    Dieses Buch behandelt die Presse in Brasilien in ihrem historischen, sozialen und kulturellen Kontext insbesondere im Hinblick auf die Strategien der drucksprachlichen Kommunikation. Die Autorin rekonstruiert die Konstellation der Texte, in die sich die Diskurstradition des Editorials einfügt. Der Schwerpunkt liegt in der Deskription der... more...

  • The Routledge Portuguese Bilingual Dictionary (Revised 2014 edition)by Maria F. Allen

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 83.95

    Revised 2014 Reprint Thoroughly revised in 2014, this compact and up-to-date two-way dictionary provides a comprehensive and modern vocabulary. It is the ideal reference for all users of Portuguese. The dictionary includes an extensive coverage of practical terminology from a diversity of fields including; business and economics, law, medicine... more...

  • Infinitivo y sujeto en portugués y españolby Clara Vanderschueren

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 108.82

    This volume sheds light on one of the most emblematic constructions in Ibero-Romance: adverbial infinitives with specified subjects, as in al entrar Juan (Sp), para eles verem o resultado (Ptg). From a cognitive-functional perspective and on the basis of elaborate empirical (corpus and psycholinguistic) analyses, the author examines... more...

  • The Galician Language in the Digital Ageby Georg Rehm; Hans Uszkoreit

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 57.69

    This white paper is part of a series that promotes knowledge about language technology and its potential. It addresses educators, journalists, politicians, language communities and others. The availability and use of language technology in Europe varies between languages. Consequently, the actions that are required to further support research and development... more...