By Emma L. Pavey
By Byron W. Bender,Alfred Capelle,Louise Pagotto
This reference grammar covers the phonology, morphology, and syntax of the language of the Republic of the Marshall Islands. it's the results of a protracted and sustained attempt, inexorably entwined with that of the Marshallese-English Dictionary, released in 1976. Following a basic advent that situates the islands and their humans within the cultural and ancient context of Micronesia, chapters learn the sound method of Marshallese and survey the extra vital features of the 2 significant elements of speech, nouns and verbs; a bit at the 9 significant verb periods is incorporated. precise recognition is given to a fancy set of directional adverbs utilized in predicates of every type and from which back-and-forth verbs are shaped. the ultimate bankruptcy analyzes Marshallese sentences, targeting the sentences themselves and on issues that follow on the sentence point. The identity of 5 case family and of verbs which are impersonal presents reasons for seeming difficulties of grammatical agreement.
The grammar avoids technical terminology, specially within the early chapters, and is geared toward trained laypersons—teachers and school students—who both converse the language or are encouraged to benefit it. it's wealthy with examples for every subject, together with phrases exemplifying the contrasts within the sound method and sentences that spotlight targeted issues and intricacies in structures reminiscent of cleft sentences and the phenomenon often called change reference.
By Fundeú BBVA,Mario Tascón
Pensado para todos los públicos, para aquellos que utilizan l. a. pink de manera cotidiana sin ser expertos, pero también para los profesionales que quieren profundizar y mejorar sus técnicas de redacción y comunicación electronic, este libro le ayudará a escribir con corrección y estilo en internet.
Dirigido por el periodista Mario Tascón, Escribir en net. Guía para los nuevos medios y las redes sociales es un trabajo de l. a. Fundéu BBVA, que recoge recomendaciones y estudios de más de cuarenta expertos sobre cortesía en los angeles purple, correspondencia electrónica, reputación on-line, español international, escritura colectiva, redacción para blogs, mensajería instantánea, gestión de comentarios, redes sociales, emoticonos, accesibilidad, temas legales… y todo lo que hoy resulta necesario para trabajar en los angeles red.
By Otto Jespersen
By Benjamin Shaer,Philippa Cook,Werner Frey,Claudia Maienborn
This quantity is set 'dislocation' – the elimination of words from their canonical positions in a sentence to its left or correct aspect. Dislocation features a wide variety of linguistic phenomena, with regards to nominal and adverbial expressions and to the knowledge structuring notions of subject and concentration; and takes intriguingly diversified types throughout languages. This booklet finds a few of the empirical richness of dislocation and a few key puzzles with regards to its syntactic, semantic, and discourse analysis.
By Theresa Biberauer,Michelle Sheehan
and potentially even the vast majority of languages, fail to be absolutely harmonic within the feel that each one head-complement pairs trend alike. yet does this indicate unlimited version? The chapters during this quantity, written by means of overseas students, talk about the problems coming up from this simple query, drawing on
data from typologically specified disharmonic languages, together with Mandarin chinese language, Basque, Mócheno (a Tyrolean type spoken in Northern Italy), French, English, Hixkaryana (a Cariban language), Khalkha Mongolian, Uyghur Turkic, and Afrikaans.
The quantity starts off with a considerable creation to the research of note order and its relation to linguistic thought. it's then divided into sections at the nature of disharmony; the function of prosody; the query of Antisymmetry and novel choices to Antisymmetry; and the Final-over-Final Constraint. other than introducing new empirical findings, the amount additionally bargains a number new views on disharmonic observe orders, the prestige of be aware order in linguistic concept, and theoretical
accounts of typological gaps.
By Felicia Lee
By M.A.K. Halliday,Ruqaiya Hasan
By Gerald Nelson,Sidney Greenbaum
An advent to English grammar presents a entire evaluate of all elements of English grammar, and will be utilized in the school room, for self-study, or as a reference publication. The booklet is organised in components – on grammar and its functions – and gives every thing a starting pupil must familiarize yourself with the speculation and perform of English utilization, together with sections on variety, punctuation and spelling. This 3rd variation has been totally revised and up to date to incorporate an multiplied part on English in Use, utilization notes highlighting universal error, up-to-date routines, a word list and a better half web site with additional graded exercises.
By Rint Sybesma
The Mandarin VP deals new and unique analyses of such sizzling concerns as resultative structures, the ba-construction and verb-le.
furthermore, the conclusions drawn from the examine into Mandarin syntax are mentioned in additional common theoretic phrases, which ends up in unique proposals in regards to the inner makeup of accomplishments and the prestige of Theta idea.
The study said on during this ebook was once concluded in the bounds of mainstream generative theorizing.
The Mandarin VP is of curiosity to all syntacticians, specifically these drawn to Chinese.