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Language Change
Cambridge University Press (2015)

This new introduction explores all aspects of language change, with an emphasis on the role of...

Language, Usage and Cognition
Cambridge University Press (2010)

Outlines a theory of language use and language change, focusing on the processes that give languages...

Phonology and Language Use
Cambridge University Press (2001)

Reinvestigates how a speaker/hearer's experience with language affects the representation of...

Frequency of Use and the Organization of Language
Oxford University Press (2006)

This volume collects three decades of articles by the distinguished linguist Joan Bybee. Her...

Complex Sentences in Grammar and Discourse: Essays in honor of Sandra A. Thompson
John Benjamins Publishing Company (2002)

The papers in this volume in honor of Sandra Annear Thompson deal with complex sentences, an...

Frequency and the Emergence of Linguistic Structure
John Benjamins Publishing Company (2001)

A mainstay of functional linguistics has been the claim that linguistic elements and patterns that...

Modality in Grammar and Discourse
John Benjamins Publishing Company (1995)

This volume brings together a collection of 18 papers that look into the expression of modality in...

Morphology: A Study of the Relation between Meaning and Form


A Study of the Relation between Meaning and Form

John Benjamins Publishing Company (1985)

This is a textbook right in the thick of current interest in morphology. It proposes principles to...

Essays on Language Function and Language Type: Dedicated to T. Givón
John Benjamins Publishing Company (1997)

In their subject matter and in their theoretical orientation all the papers in this volume reflect...