Grammar, Syntax & Linguistic Structure Products

  • Typological Studies

    Word Order and Relative Clauses, 1st Edition

    By Guglielmo Cinque

    In this book, Cinque takes a generative perspective on typological questions relating to word order and to the syntax of relative clauses. In particular, Cinque looks at: the position of the Head vis à vis the relative clause in relation to the position of the verb vis à vis his object; a general…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • An Old English Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Randolph Quirk, C. Wrenn

    This book is designed especially for the literary student of English, and provides a single compact grammar primarily concerned with Classical Old English, rather than the other Old English dialects. The book takes a descriptive approach and avoids assuming a knowledge of Germanic philology. The…

    Hardback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge

  • Corpus Linguistics for Grammar

    A guide for research, 1st Edition

    By Christian Jones, Daniel Waller

    Corpus Linguistics for Grammar provides an accessible and practical introduction to the use of corpus linguistics to analyse grammar, demonstrating the wider application of corpus data and providing readers with all the skills and information they need to carry out their own corpus-based research.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Corpus Linguistics Guides

  • The A - Z of Nuclear Jargon (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    First published in 1986, the purpose of this dictionary is to clarify the technology behind nuclear jargon. The entries deal with all areas of nuclear warfare: its strategies and tactics, personnel and weapons systems, arms control and disarmament talks. The terminology of the nuclear age expands…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Newspeak (Routledge Revivals)

    A Dictionary of Jargon, 1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    George Orwell coined the term ‘Newspeak’ for his novel 1984, the purpose of which was designed to shrink vocabularies and eliminate subtlety and nuance. For this dictionary, first published to herald the year 1984, Jonathon Green compiled nearly 8, 000 entries – selected from the slangs and…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Dictionary of Jargon (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    First published in 1987, the Dictionary of Jargon expands on its predecessor Newspeak (Routledge Revivals, 2014) as an authoritative reference guide to specialist occupational slang, or jargon. Containing around 21, 000 entries, the dictionary encompasses a truly eclectic range of fields and…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reciprocity in English

    Historical Development and Synchronic Structure, 1st Edition

    By Florian Haas

    Although the grammatical expression of reciprocal (or ‘mutual’) situations in the languages of the world has received a surprising amount of attention in recent years, so far no comprehensive study specifically dealing with the historical development and synchronic structure of English reciprocal…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics

  • Case, Argument Structure, and Word Order

    1st Edition

    By Shigeru Miyagawa

    Over the years, a major strand of Miyagawa's research has been to study how syntax, case marking, and argument structure interact. In particular, Miyagawa's work addresses the nature of the relationship between syntax and argument structure, and how case marking and other phenomena help to…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • The Anatomy of Prose (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Marjorie Boulton

    First published in 1954, this title is a companion to The Anatomy of Poetry as a literary guide for the student reader. Writing that students generally find it more challenging to analyse a passage of prose than a piece of poetry, Marjorie Boulton takes a systematic approach to the technical…

    Paperback – 2015-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Anatomy of Poetry (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Marjorie Boulton

    It is impossible to appreciate poetry fully without some knowledge of the various aspects of poetic technique. First published in 1953, with a second edition in 1982, this title explains all the usual technical terms in an accessible manner. Marjorie Boulton shows that it is possible to approach a…

    Paperback – 2015-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Anatomy of the Novel (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Marjorie Boulton

    First published in 1975, this title provides an introduction to the study of the novel. Marjorie Boulton deals systematically with the major elements of plot, character, authorial conventions, narrative structure, and dialogue and distinguishes different types of fiction. The emphasis is on the…

    Paperback – 2015-01-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Second Language Sentence Processing

    1st Edition

    By Alan Juffs, Guillermo A. Rodríguez

    This addition to the Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition series presents a comprehensive review of the latest research findings on sentence processing in second language acquisition. The book begins with a broad overview of the core issues of second language sentence processing…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge
    Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition Series

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