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Grammatical and lexical variance in English

Author: Randolph Quirk
Publisher: London [u.a.] Longman 1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written by one of Britain's most distinguished linguists, this book is concerned with the phenomenon of variance in English grammar and vocabulary across regional, social, stylistic and temporal  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Randolph Quirk
ISBN: 0582253586 9780582253582 0582253594 9780582253599
OCLC Number: 832609953
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 213 - 220
Description: x, 220 S graph. Darst 23 cm
Contents: Foreword1. Variance in English: the global context2. Variance and the concept of good usage3. Language varieties and standard language4. Language spread and language variation5. Linguistic variance: nature and art6. Orwell and language engineering 7. Exploring the English genitive: a tribute to Jespersen8. A case study of multiple meaning9. Non-finite clauses in Chaucer10. On having a look in a corpus11. The Survey of English Usage and adverbial realisations12. Grammatical data by elicitation13. A problem of modality14. Acceptability experiments in spoken English15. A tough object to trace16. Activating latent contrasts17. Contrasts in lexical semantics18. Aspect and variant inflexion19. Taking a deep smell: sex and a single verbReferencesIndex
Responsibility: Randolph Quirk

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