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  • Studies in Discourse Analysis (RLE Linguistics B: Grammar)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Coulthard, Martin Montgomery

    The book explores ways in which the formal methods of linguistics can cast light on the structure of verbal interaction, and in particular considers how successive utterances cohere together in continuous spoken discourse. Beginning with an earlier model of discourse analysis elaborated to deal…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • Semantic Structures (RLE Linguistics B: Grammar)

    Advances in Natural Language Processing, 1st Edition

    Edited by David L. Waltz

    Natural language understanding is central to the goals of artificial intelligence. Any truly intelligent machine must be capable of carrying on a conversation: dialogue, particularly clarification dialogue, is essential if we are to avoid disasters caused by the misunderstanding of the intelligent…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • The Semantics of the Modal Auxiliaries

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Coates

    This book is a report of an investigation into the meanings of the modal auxiliaries in modern British English. The investigation took the form of a large-scale corpus-based project, looking at modal auxiliaries in both written and spoken language, and taking into account stylistic variation. The…

    Paperback – 2015-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • Applied Linguistics and Language Learning

    1st Edition

    By W.A. Bennett

    Basing his arguments on the developments in theoretical linguistics as well as his own experience in teaching and research, the author proposes a model of learning which could resolve differences which have for centuries divided thinkers in philosophy and linguistics, between extreme and modified…

    Paperback – 2015-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • Categorial Grammars

    1st Edition

    By Mary McGee Wood

    In the last few years categorial grammars have been the focus of dramatically expanded interest and activity, both theoretical and computational. This book, the first introduction to categorical grammars, is written as an objective critical assessment. Categorial grammars offer a radical…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • Categorial Morphology

    1st Edition

    By Jack Hoeksema

    This book presents an account of certain problems of morphological analysis that occurs within a theoretical framework that derives its inspiration from recent studies of the lexicon in generative grammar. The starting point is the controversy about the proper analysis of synthetic compounds. Are…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
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    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • Basque Phonology

    1st Edition

    By José Ignacio Hualde

    This book is the first comprehensive treatment of the phonological system of Basque available in English. Basque is a morphologically rich and fairly regular language with a number of active phonological rules that are limited to certain morphological environments. In addition, it has a high degree…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
    Routledge

  • Existential Sentences in English

    1st Edition

    By Gary L. Milsark

    In order to bring some minimal amount of order to the chaos that almost inevitably attends the use of the word ‘existential’ in a linguistic investigation, the author reserved the term existential sentence (ES) to designate all and only those English sentences in which there appears an occurrence…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09
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    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • The Structure of Modernist Poetry (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Theo Hermans

    First published in 1982, this book provides a descriptive and comparative study of some of the fundamental structural aspects of modernist poetic writing in English, French and German in the first decades of the twentieth century. The work concerns itself primarily with basic structural elements…

    Paperback – 2015-12-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Sociolinguistics Today

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kingsley Bolton, Helen Kwok

    This collection of essays developed out of a conference held in Hong Kong in 1988. The aim was to provide a forum for an exchange of views between academics working within the field of sociolinguistics, in particular between those working in the West and those working in the East. Sociolinguistics…

    Paperback – 2015-12-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • A Situated Theory of Agreement

    1st Edition

    By Michael Barlow

    Typical cases of agreement are easy to identify, but where the boundaries of agreement lie depend on what aspects of the agreement relation are considered to be defining properties. It is a short step from viewing agreement in the traditional way, as a matching of features, to defining agreement as…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

  • Plains Cree Morphosyntax

    1st Edition

    By Amy Dahlstrom

    This book explores several topics in Cree morphology, syntax and discourse structure. Cree, an Algonquian language, is non-configurational: the grammatical relations of subject and object are not expressed by word order or other constituent structure relations, as they are in a configurational…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

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