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  • Morphophonemics of Modern Hebrew (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Noam Chomsky

    Routledge Revivals presents a reissue of Noam Chomksy’s MA thesis, written in 1951, and first published in 1979. Morphophonemics of Modern Hebrew is a landmark study in linguistics and generative phonology, which provides not only an analysis of morphophonemics but of the entire grammar of Modern…

    Paperback – 2012-10-17
    Routledge

  • Towards an Elegant Syntax

    1st Edition

    By Michael Brody

    This collection of essays, written between 1980 and 2001, places the search for theoretical elegance at centre stage. The author shows that although the conceptual difference between 'elegance' and the minimalist search for 'perfection' may appear to be subtle, its consequences are in fact wide…

    Paperback – 2012-10-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Maltese

    1st Edition

    By Marie Azzopardi-Alexander, Albert Borg

    Focusing primarily on Standard Maltese, the authors clarify many areas which, until now, remain undefined, with emphasis on syntax and intonation. English loanwords continue to find their way into Standard Maltese, especially as the Maltese inhabitants become increasingly bilingual, and the…

    Paperback – 2012-09-30
    Routledge
    Descriptive Grammars

  • Structure in Language

    A Dynamic Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Berg

    This book examines one of the allegedly unique features of human language: structure sensitivity. Its point of departure is the distinction between content and structural units, which are defined in psycholinguistic terms. The focus of the book is on structural representations, in particular their…

    Paperback – 2012-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Comparative Syntax and Language Acquisition

    1st Edition

    By Luigi Rizzi

    In this collection of essays, the author addresses the central issues in syntax theory, comparative syntax and the theoretically conscious study of language acquisition. Key topics are explored, including the properties of null elements and the theory of parameters. Some of the essays presented…

    Paperback – 2012-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Universal Grammar in Second-Language Acquisition

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Thomas

    From the ancient Mediterranean world to the present day, our conceptions of what is universal in language have interacted with our experiences of language learning. This book tells two stories: the story of how scholars in the west have conceived of the fact that human languages share important…

    Paperback – 2012-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Linguistics

  • Malayalam

    1st Edition

    By R. E. Asher

    Malayalam is one of the four major Dravidian languages spoken principally in the southern part of India. It has a recorded history of eight centuries and is spoken by more than thirty million people on the Malabar coast of southern IndiaThis is the first detailed description of Malayalam, providing…

    Paperback – 2012-07-26
    Routledge
    Descriptive Grammars

  • Derivations

    Exploring the Dynamics of Syntax, 1st Edition

    By Juan Uriagereka

    Derivations draws together some of the most influential work of one of the world's leading syntactitians, Juan Uriagekera. These essays provide several empirical analyses and technical solutions within the Minimalist Program. The book persues a naturalistic take on Minimalism, explicitly connecting…

    Paperback – 2011-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Gulf Arabic

    1st Edition

    By Clive Holes

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
    Routledge
    Descriptive Grammars

  • Selected Writings of Otto Jespersen (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Otto Jespersen

    This volume, first published in 1960 to commemorate the one hundredth birthday of Jespersen, collects together as many of his writings as possible in order to allow students of the English language, or indeed of language in general, to read those shorter papers which have hitherto escaped their…

    Paperback – 2011-10-17
    Routledge

  • Aspects of the Syntax of Agreement

    1st Edition

    By Cedric Boeckx

    This volume brings together various strands of research focusing on aspects of the syntax of agreement, and the role that agreement plays in linguistic theory. The essays collected here show how and why agreement has emerged in recent years as the central theoretical construct in minimalism.…

    Paperback – 2011-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Dislocated Elements in Discourse

    Syntactic, Semantic, and Pragmatic Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Shaer, Philippa Cook, Werner Frey, Claudia Maienborn

    This volume is about 'dislocation' – the removal of phrases from their canonical positions in a sentence to its left or right edge. Dislocation encompasses a wide range of linguistic phenomena, related to nominal and adverbial expressions and to the information structuring notions of topic and…

    Paperback – 2011-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics

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