1st Edition

Syntactic Borrowing in Contemporary French
A Linguistic Analysis of News Translation

ISBN 9781906540661
Published November 30, 2010 by Routledge
148 Pages

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Book Description

This book presents the large-scale investigation of syntactic borrowing in contemporary French. The investigation centres on an aspect of syntactic borrowing that can be subject to the kind of rigorous analysis that is required of linguistic studies to provide an understanding of news translation.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Research Context and Methodology 2. The Adjective 3. The Passive 4. The Verbal -ant Forms 5. Findings and Implications 6. Conclusion

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