Complements and Constructions

Complements and Constructions
Author : Martti Juhani Rudanko
Publisher : University Press of America
Total Pages : 130
Release : 2002
ISBN 10 : 0761822747
ISBN 13 : 9780761822745
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Complements and Constructions
Language: en
Pages: 130
Authors: Martti Juhani Rudanko
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: University Press of America

This brief study applies the notion of a "construction" to preposition complementation patterns in English, and argues that Goldberg's formulation offers a help
Infinitival complement constructions in Early New High German
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Robert Peter Ebert
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-02 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

Over the past few decades, the book series Linguistische Arbeiten [Linguistic Studies], comprising over 500 volumes, has made a significant contribution to the
Radical Construction Grammar
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: William Croft
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-10-25 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This book is based on the results of research in language typology, and motivated by the need for a theory to explain them. The essence of the approach is (a) t
The Logic of English Predicate Complement Constructions
Language: en
Pages: 26
Authors: Lauri Karttunen
Categories: English language
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher:

The Serial Verb Construction Parameter
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Osamuyimen Thompson Stewart
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-31 - Publisher: Routledge

An investigation of the serial verb construction, this work engages central issues in syntactic theory-complex predicates, clausal architecture and syntactic va
Changing English
Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Markku Filppula
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-10 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This book examines the special nature of English both as a global and a local language, focusing on some of the ongoing changes and on the emerging new structur
Proceedings of the 9th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 594
Authors: Stanford Linguistics Association
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Center for the Study of Language (CSLI)

Most of the papers presented at the 1990 West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics are included in this volume. This annual publication, not readily available
Secondary Predication and Adverbial Modification
Language: en
Pages: 474
Authors: Nikolaus P. Himmelmann
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-28 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Depictive secondary predicates, such as 'raw' in 'George ate the fish raw', are central to current issues in syntactic and semantic theory - in particular predi
The Early English Impersonal Construction
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Ruth Möhlig-Falke
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-06 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Early English Impersonal Construction aims to demonstrate that an understanding of the functional and semantic aspects of impersonal verbs in Old and Middle
Base-1 method: A structural-functional approach to word, sentence and discourse readability
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Bernd Nuss
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Waxmann Verlag

Text readability is at the core of successful reading instruction and language learning. To counteract the challenges of complex reading content, text leveling