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    • R.D. Fulk (2018)
      Fulk’s Comparative Grammar offers an overview of and bibliographical guide to the study of the phonology and the inflectional morphology of the earliest Germanic languages, with particular attention to Gothic, Old Norse / ...
    • Fuentes-Rodríguez, Catalina; Álvarez-Benito, Gloria (2016-12-01)
      Does gender condition politicians’ discourse strategies in parliament? This is the question we try to answer in A Gender-based Approach to Parliamentary Discourse: The Andalusian Parliament. This book, written by experts ...
    • Salvador Valera; Martin Hummel (2017)
      Within the current discussion on grammatical interfaces, the word-classes of adjective and adverb are of particular interest because they appear to be separated or joined in manifold ways at the level of word-class or ...
    • Sessarego, Sandro (2015)
      The present work not only contributes to shedding light on the linguistic and socio-historical origins of Afro-Peruvian Spanish, it also helps clarify the controversial puzzle concerning the genesis of Spanish creoles in ...
    • Sandro Sessarego (2015)
      The present work not only contributes to shedding light on the linguistic and socio-historical origins of Afro-Peruvian Spanish, it also helps clarify the controversial puzzle concerning the genesis of Spanish creoles in ...
    • Tomalin, Marcus (2011)
      This ambitious and ground-breaking book examines the linguistic studies produced by missionaries based on the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America (and particularly Haida Gwaii) during the late nineteenth and early ...
    • MacLaury, Robert; Paramei, Galina; Dedrick, Don (2007-11-21)
      The field of color categorization has always been intrinsically multi- and inter-disciplinary, since its beginnings in the nineteenth century. The main contribution of this book is to foster a new level of integration among ...
    • Irene Vogel; Veronika Hegedűs (2020)
      This volume contains selected papers from the 13th International Conference on the Structure of Hungarian (Budapest, 2017).The contributions address current issues in Hungarian linguistics, including comparisons with other ...
    • Daniel Adrover-Roig; Raúl López-Penadés; Victor A. Sanchez-Azanza; Eva Aguilar-Mediavilla; Lucía Buil-Legaz (2019)
      This book presents a range of ongoing studies on atypical language development in Romance languages. Despite the steady increase in the number of studies on typical language development, there is still little research about ...
    • Douglas A. Kibbee (2010)
      It is not unusual for contemporary linguists to claim that “Modern Linguistics began in 1957” (with the publication of Noam Chomsky’s Syntactic Structures). Some of the essays in Chomskyan (R)evolutions examine the sources, ...
    • Kibbee, Douglas A. (2010)
      It is not unusual for contemporary linguists to claim that “Modern Linguistics began in 1957” (with the publication of Noam Chomsky’s Syntactic Structures). Some of the essays in Chomskyan (R)evolutions examine the sources, ...
    • wright, heather (2016-03-16)
      Age-related changes in cognitive and language functions have been extensively researched over the past half-century. The older adult represents a unique population for studying cognition and language because of the many ...
    • Nørgård-Sørensen, Jens; Heltoft, Lars; Schøsler, Lene (2011-12-21)
      This monograph presents a view on grammaticalisation radically different from standard views centering around the cline of grammaticality. Grammar is seen as a complex sign system, and, as a consequence, grammatical change ...
    • Kyoko Ohara; Tiago Timponi Torrent; Benjamin Lyngfelt; Lars Borin (2018)
      In constructionist theory, a constructicon is an inventory of constructions making up the full set of linguistic units in a language. In applied practice, it is a set of construction descriptions – a “dictionary of ...
    • Eeva Sippola; Carsten Levisen; Peter Bakker; Finn Borchsenius (2017)
      This book launches a new approach to creole studies founded on phylogenetic network analysis. Phylogenetic approaches offer new visualisation techniques and insights into the relationships between creoles and non-creoles, ...
    • Gerhardt, Cornelia; Frobenius, Maximiliane; Ley, Susanne (2013-07-04)
      Language and food are universal to humankind. Language accomplishes more than a pure exchange of information, and food caters for more than mere subsistence. Both represent crucial sites for socialization, identity ...
    • Yus, Francisco (2011-08-22)
      Cyberpragmatics is an analysis of Internet-mediated communication from the perspective of cognitive pragmatics. It addresses a whole range of interactions that can be found on the Net: the web page, chat rooms, instant ...
    • Keßler, Jörg-U.; Lenzing, Anke; Liebner, Mathias (2016-06-29)
      This edited volume brings together the work of a number of researchers working in the framework of Processability Theory (PT), a psycholinguistic theory of second language acquisition (SLA) (Pienemann 1998; 2005). The aim ...
    • Cao, Qing; Chilton, Paul; Tian, Hailong (2014)
      After three and a half decades of economic reforms, radical changes have occurred in all aspects of life in China. In an authoritarian society, these changes are mediated significantly through the power of language, carefully ...
    • Paul Chilton; Hailong Tian; Qing Cao (2014)
      After three and a half decades of economic reforms, radical changes have occurred in all aspects of life in China. In an authoritarian society, these changes are mediated significantly through the power of language, carefully ...