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The integration of MILLION into the English system of number words : a diachronic study

Author: Donald Sims MacQueen
Publisher: Frankfurt am Main, Germany : Peter Lang, ©2010.
Series: English corpus linguistics, v. 11
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the history of MILLION in English. This title focuses on the shift in word class/function from noun/noun-phrase head (three millions of dollars) to determinative/determiner (three million  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Sims MacQueen
ISBN: 9783631601563 3631601565
OCLC Number: 646393574
Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Uppsala, 2009.
Description: xxi, 297 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Contents: Contents: Number Words - Numerals - Number-Word Universals - Historical Corpus Linguistics - Variationist Study - American vs. British English - Newspapers - Grammaticalization - Iconicity - Gradience - Fuzzy Grammar - Cross-Varietal Easement - Language Change - Word Class - Function - Semantics - Ontology - Syntax - Pre-Nominal S-Morpheme - Avoidance Strategy.
Series Title: English corpus linguistics, v. 11
Responsibility: Donald Sims MacQueen.
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