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  • Korean Morphosyntax: Focusing on Clitics and Their Roles in Syntax

    1st Edition

    By Hee-Rahk Chae

    Korean Morphosyntax: Focusing on Clitics and Their Roles in Syntax presents a theory-neutral comprehensive analysis of Korean morphosyntax for advanced students and scholars of Korean language and linguistics. This book focuses on the morphosyntactic status of particles in Korean and highlights…

    Hardback – 2020-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Interface-Driven Phenomena in Spanish

    Essays in Honor of Javier Gutiérrez-Rexach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melvin González-Rivera, Sandro Sessarego

    Interface-Driven Phenomena in Spanish: Essays in Honor of Javier Gutiérrez-Rexach brings together a collection of articles from leading experts in the fields of formal syntax and semantics. With a specific focus on interface-related phenomena, the articles address a broad array of issues in Spanish…

    Hardback – 2020-02-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics

  • Thematic Structure and Para-Syntax: Arabic as a Case Study

    1st Edition

    By James Dickins

    Thematic Structure and Para-Syntax: Arabic as a Case Study presents a structural analysis of Arabic, providing an alternative to the traditional notions of theme and rheme. Taking Arabic as a case-study, this book claims that approaches to thematic structure propounded in universalist linguistic…

    Hardback – 2020-02-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Arabic Linguistics

  • Understanding Syntax

    5th Edition

    By Maggie Tallerman

    Assuming no prior grammatical knowledge, Understanding Syntax explains and illustrates the major concepts, categories and terminology involved in the study of cross-linguistic syntax. Taking a theory-neutral and descriptive viewpoint throughout, this book: introduces syntactic typology,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Understanding Language

  • 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, 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

    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

  • Casting a Minimalist Eye on Adjuncts

    1st Edition

    By Stefanie Bode

    This book offers a comprehensive account of adjuncts in generative grammar, seeking to reconcile the differing ways in which they have been treated in the past by proposing a method of analysis grounded in simplification based on Simplest Merge. The volume provides an up-to-date review of the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • 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 – 2019-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • 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 – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • 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

  • Merge in the Mind-Brain

    Essays on Theoretical Linguistics and the Neuroscience of Language, 1st Edition

    By Naoki Fukui

    This collection of nine papers brings together Naoki Fukui’s pioneering body of work on Merge, the basic operation of human language syntax, from the two distinct but related perspectives of theoretical syntax and neurosciences. Part I presents an overview of the development of the theory of Merge…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

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