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Title The handbook of English linguistics / edited by Bas Aarts and April McMahon
Published Malden, MA ; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 806 pages) : illustrations
Series Blackwell handbooks in linguistics
Blackwell handbooks in linguistics.
Contents Introduction / Bas Aarts and April McMahon -- Description and theory / Kersti Borjars -- English corpus linguistics / Tony McEnery and Costas Gabrielatos -- English grammar writing / Andrew Linn -- Data collection / Charles F. Meyer and Gerard Nelson -- English word classes and phrases / Bas Aarts and Liliane Haegeman -- Verbs and their satellites / D.J. Allerton -- Clause types / Peter Collins -- Coordination and subordination / Rodney Huddleston and Geoffrey K. Pullum -- Tense in English / Laura A. Michaelis -- Aspect and aspectuality / Robert I. Binnick -- Mood and modality in English / Ilse Depraetere and Susan Reed -- Information structure / Betty J. Birner and Gregory Ward -- Current changes in English syntax / Christian Mair and Geoffrey Leech -- English constructions / Adele E. Goldberg and Devin Casenhiser -- English phonetics / Michael K.C. MacMahon -- English phonology and morphology / Ricardo Bermúdez-Otero and April McMahon -- Prosodic phonology / Michael Hammond -- Intonation / Francis Nolan -- English words / Donka Minkova and Robert Stockwell -- Compounds and minor word-formation types / Laurie Bauer -- English inflection and derivation / James P. Blevins -- Productivity / Ingo Plag -- Lexical semantics / Kate Kearns -- Lexicography / Julie Coleman -- Syntactic variation in English : a global perspective / Bernd Kortmann -- Phonological variation : a global perspective / Paul Foulkes -- Spoken and written English / Jim Miller -- The grammar of conversation / Paulo Quaglio and Douglas Biber -- Gender and the English language / Deborah Cameron -- Language and literature : stylistics / Peter Stockwell -- English usage : prescription and description / Pam Peters
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject English language -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
English language -- Grammar -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Linguistics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Aarts, Bas, 1961- editor
McMahon, April M. S., editor
ISBN 0470753005
1405113820 (electronic)
1405164255
140517840X (electronic bk.)
9780470753002
9781405113823 (electronic)
9781405164252
9781405178402 (electronic bk.)