Linguistics: Grammar, Syntax & Linguistic Structure

  • Research on Functional Grammar of Chinese I: Information Structure and Word Ordering Selection book cover

    Research on Functional Grammar of Chinese I

    Information Structure and Word Ordering Selection, 1st Edition

    By Bojiang Zhang, Mei Fang

    The functional perspective on Chinese syntax has yielded various new achievements since its introduction to Chinese linguistics in the 1980s. This two-volume book is one of the earliest and most influential works to study the Chinese language using functional grammar. Using local Beijing…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Research on Functional Grammar of Chinese II: Reference and Grammatical Category book cover

    Research on Functional Grammar of Chinese II

    Reference and Grammatical Category, 1st Edition

    By Bojiang Zhang, Mei Fang

    The functional perspective on Chinese syntax has yielded various new achievements since its introduction to Chinese linguistics in the 1980s. This two-volume book is one of the earliest and most influential works to study the Chinese language using functional grammar. Using local Beijing…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • A Research on Functional Grammar of Chinese book cover

    A Research on Functional Grammar of Chinese

    1st Edition

    By Bojiang Zhang, Mei Fang

    The functional perspective on Chinese syntax has yielded various new achievements since its introduction to Chinese linguistics in the 1980s. This two-volume book is one of the earliest and most influential works to study the Chinese language using functional grammar. Using local Beijing…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Australian English Reimagined: Structure, Features and Developments book cover

    Australian English Reimagined

    Structure, Features and Developments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louisa Willoughby, Howard Manns

    Australian English is perhaps best known for its colourful slang, but the variety is much richer than slang alone. This collection provides a detailed account of Australian English by bringing together leading scholars of this English variety. These scholars provide a comprehensive overview of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • The Korean Verb - Structured and Complete book cover

    The Korean Verb - Structured and Complete

    1st Edition

    By Dick Grune, Seongyeon Cho

    The Korean Verb - Structured and Complete provides an in-depth, systematic and structured presentation of the Korean verb and its verb forms, a notoriously complex area for learners of the language. The book presents learners with a method that simplifies the forming and understanding of Korean…

    Hardback – 2019-11-22 
    Routledge

  • Difference and Repetition in Language Shift to a Creole: The Expression of Emotions book cover

    Difference and Repetition in Language Shift to a Creole

    The Expression of Emotions, 1st Edition

    By Maïa Ponsonnet

    In today’s global commerce and communication, linguistic diversity is in steady decline across the world as speakers of smaller languages adopt dominant forms. While this phenomenon, known as ‘language shift’, is usually regarded as a loss, this book adopts a different angle and addresses the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistic Anthropology

  • Defining and Assessing Lexical Proficiency book cover

    Defining and Assessing Lexical Proficiency

    1st Edition

    By Agnieszka Leńko-Szymańska

    This comprehensive account of performance-based assessment of L2 lexical proficiency analyzes and compares two of the primary methods of evaluation used in the field and unpacks the ways in which they tap into different dimensions of one model of lexical competence and proficiency. This book builds…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Applied Linguistics

  • Approaches to the Study of Sound Structure and Speech: Interdisciplinary Work in Honour of Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk book cover

    Approaches to the Study of Sound Structure and Speech

    Interdisciplinary Work in Honour of Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk, 1st Edition

    Edited by Magdalena Wrembel, Agnieszka Kiełkiewicz-Janowiak, Piotr Gąsiorowski

    This innovative work highlights interdisciplinary research on phonetics and phonology across multiple languages, building on the extensive body of work of Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk on the study of sound structure and speech. // The book features concise contributions from both established and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Prosodic Studies: Challenges and Prospects book cover

    Prosodic Studies

    Challenges and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hongming Zhang, Youyong Qian

    Prosody is one of the core components of language and speech, indicating information about syntax, turn-taking in conversation, types of utterances, such as questions or statements, as well as speakers' attitudes and feelings. This edited volume takes studies in prosody on Asian languages as well…

    Hardback – 2019-10-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Externalization: Phonological Interpretations of Syntactic Objects book cover

    Externalization

    Phonological Interpretations of Syntactic Objects, 1st Edition

    By Yoshihito Dobashi

    This book explores theoretical issues of the syntax-phonology interface within the Minimalist Program of linguistic theory and proposes an entirely new approach to prosodic categories. Conceptual as well as empirical questions are addressed, concerning how syntactic objects are mapped to the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Systemic Functional Language Description: Making Meaning Matter book cover

    Systemic Functional Language Description

    Making Meaning Matter, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.R. Martin, Y.J. Doran, Giacomo Figueredo

    This volume showcases previously unpublished research on theoretical, descriptive, and methodological innovations for understanding language patterns grounded in a Systemic Functional Linguistic perspective. Featuring contributions from an international range of scholars, the book demonstrates…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Rarely Used Structures and Lesser-Studied Languages: Insights from the Margins book cover

    Rarely Used Structures and Lesser-Studied Languages

    Insights from the Margins, 1st Edition

    By Emily Manetta

    This book investigates signature but marginal syntactic configurations influential in the development of generative theory, spotlighting lesser-studied languages of the Indic family toward illustrating the value of their study and subsequent implications for linguistic theory more broadly. After…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

8Series in Grammar, Syntax & Linguistic Structure

Product Search