skip to content
A History of English Negation. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A History of English Negation.

Author: Gabriella Mazzon
Publisher: London : Taylor and Francis, 2004.
Series: Longman linguistics library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mazzon, Gabriella.
A History of English Negation.
London : Taylor and Francis, ©2004
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriella Mazzon
ISBN: 9781317877721 1317877721
OCLC Number: 959150535
Description: 1 online resource (198 pages).
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables and Figures; List of Abbreviations and Conventions; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1. General and Typological Issues; Chapter 2. Negation in Old English and Early Middle English; 2.1. Negation in OE Syntax; 2.2. Variation in Old English Negation; 2.3. Some Specific Phenomena and Rules of OE Negation; 2.4. Non-sentential Negation and Negative Affixation; Chapter 3. The Middle Ages and Early Modern English; 3.1. Introduction; 3.2. A Period of Major Syntactic Changes; 3.3. Negation Phenomena in Medieval and Renaissance English. 3.4. Negative Coordination3.5. Constituent and Affixal Negation; 3.6. Negation and the New Sentence Structure; 3.7. Genres, Individual Texts and the 'Jungle of ME Manuscripts'; Chapter 4. Present-Day English Negation; 4.0. Interlude: Meta-discourse on English Negation at the Beginning of the Modern English Period; 4.1. The Analysis of Negation in English Linguistics; 4.2. The Placement of Negation in the Modern English Sentence; 4.3. Negation with Indefinites, Quantifiers and Comparatives; 4.4. Negative Coordination; 4.5. The Cliticization of Not: A Relatively Recent Phenomenon. 4.6. Inversion in Some Negative Contexts4.7. 'He needn't say but a single word': Various Types of 'Marked' Negation; 4.8. Affixal Negation in Modern English; 4.9. Further Discussion on the Pragmatics of Negation; Chapter 5. Varieties of English; 5.1. Negation Outside the Standard Variety of English; 5.2. Negation in Pidgins and Creoles; Chapter 6. Further Theoretical Considerations and Conclusions; 6.1. Regularities in the Development of Negation; 6.2. Negation and Language Universals; 6.3. History of Negation and Models of Language Change; Appendix I: Sources for Text Analysis. Appendix II: Negative FormsReferences; Index.
Series Title: Longman linguistics library.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/959150535> # A History of English Negation.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "959150535" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/425/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#Topic/english_language_negatives> ; # English language--Negatives
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#Person/mazzon_gabriella> ; # Gabriella Mazzon
    schema:datePublished "2004" ;
    schema:description "Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables and Figures; List of Abbreviations and Conventions; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1. General and Typological Issues; Chapter 2. Negation in Old English and Early Middle English; 2.1. Negation in OE Syntax; 2.2. Variation in Old English Negation; 2.3. Some Specific Phenomena and Rules of OE Negation; 2.4. Non-sentential Negation and Negative Affixation; Chapter 3. The Middle Ages and Early Modern English; 3.1. Introduction; 3.2. A Period of Major Syntactic Changes; 3.3. Negation Phenomena in Medieval and Renaissance English."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/12549400> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#Series/longman_linguistics_library> ; # Longman linguistics library.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#CreativeWork/a_history_of_english_negation> ;
    schema:name "A History of English Negation."@en ;
    schema:productID "959150535" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/959150535#PublicationEvent/london_taylor_and_francis_2004> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#Agent/taylor_and_francis> ; # Taylor and Francis
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=4693155> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=4693155> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=4693155> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781317877721> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/959150535> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#Agent/taylor_and_francis> # Taylor and Francis
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Taylor and Francis" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#Person/mazzon_gabriella> # Gabriella Mazzon
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Mazzon" ;
    schema:givenName "Gabriella" ;
    schema:name "Gabriella Mazzon" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#Series/longman_linguistics_library> # Longman linguistics library.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/959150535> ; # A History of English Negation.
    schema:name "Longman linguistics library." ;
    schema:name "Longman Linguistics Library" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#Topic/english_language_negatives> # English language--Negatives
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "English language--Negatives"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/12549400#CreativeWork/a_history_of_english_negation>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "A History of English Negation." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/959150535> ; # A History of English Negation.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781317877721>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1317877721" ;
    schema:isbn "9781317877721" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.