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              Books by Laurel J. Brinton

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              The English Language: A Linguistic History
               

              The English Language: A Linguistic History (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

              By Brinton, Laurel J.; Arnovick, Leslie K.

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              The English Language: A Linguistic History surveys the development of the English language from its Indo-European past to the present day.

              ISBN 9780199019151
              Published 29 December 2016 by Oxford University Press (S2)
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              The Development of English Aspectual Systems: Aspectualizers and Post-verbal Particles
               

              The Development of English Aspectual Systems: Aspectualizers and Post-verbal Particles (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Brinton, Laurel J.

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              This important study of the development of English aspectual systems provides an exceptionally clear and systematic account of syntax and semantics.

              ISBN 9780521116756
              Published 23 July 2009 by Cambridge University Press
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              Series Cambridge Studies in Linguistics
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              Lexicalization and Language Change
               

              Lexicalization and Language Change (Hardback)

              By Brinton, Laurel J.; Traugott, Elizabeth Closs

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              Examines the ways in which lexicalization, a process of language change, has been presented in the literature.

              ISBN 9780521833103
              Published 27 October 2005 by Cambridge University Press
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              Series Research Surveys in Linguistics
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              Lexicalization and Language Change
               

              Lexicalization and Language Change (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Brinton, Laurel J.; Traugott, Elizabeth Closs

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              Examines the ways in which lexicalization, a process of language change, has been presented in the literature.

              ISBN 9780521540636
              Published 30 December 2005 by Cambridge University Press
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              Series Research Surveys in Linguistics
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              The Comment Clause in English: Syntactic Origins and Pragmatic Development
               

              The Comment Clause in English: Syntactic Origins and Pragmatic Development (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Brinton, Laurel J.

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              The first full-length treatment of the history of comment clauses in English, first published in 2008, providing a complex conception of their development.

              ISBN 9781107405011
              Published 19 July 2012 by Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in English Language
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              Pragmatic Markers in English: Grammaticalization and Discourse Functions
                

              Pragmatic Markers in English: Grammaticalization and Discourse Functions (Hardback)

              By Brinton, Laurel J.

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              The future of English linguistics as envisaged by the editors of Topics in English Linguistics lies in empirical studies which integrate work in English linguistics into general and theoretical linguistics on the one hand, and comparative linguistics on the other. The TiEL series ...

              ISBN 9783110148725
              Published 13 May 1996 by De Gruyter
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Topics in English Linguistics [Tiel]
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              Studies in the History of the English Language VI: Evidence and Method in Histories of English
               

              Studies in the History of the English Language VI: Evidence and Method in Histories of English (Hardback)

              Edited by Adams, Michael; Brinton, Laurel J.; Fulk, R. D.

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              The relationships among data, evidence, and methodology in English historical linguistics are perennially vexed. This volume challenges a wide variety of assumptions and practices and illustrates how diverse methods and approaches construct evidence for historical linguistic argu ...

              ISBN 9783110345919
              Published 27 November 2014 by De Gruyter
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              The Development of English Aspectual Systems: Aspectualizers and Post-verbal Particles
               

              The Development of English Aspectual Systems: Aspectualizers and Post-verbal Particles (Hardback)

              By Brinton, Laurel J.

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              Studying the development of English aspectual systems, this book provides an account of the importance of distinguishing between aspect and aktionsart and between the aspectual meaning of individual forms and the meanings that result from the combination of different words.

              ISBN 9780521350167
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              Published 10 October 1988 by Cambridge University Press
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              Series Cambridge Studies in Linguistics
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              English Historical Linguistics: Approaches and Perspectives

              English Historical Linguistics: Approaches and Perspectives (Hardback)

              Edited by Brinton, Laurel J.

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              Uniquely organized in terms of theoretical approaches, this is an advanced textbook on the study of English historical linguistics.

              ISBN 9781107113640
              Published 6 July 2017 by Cambridge University Press
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              The Evolution of Pragmatic Markers in English: Pathways of Change

              The Evolution of Pragmatic Markers in English: Pathways of Change (Hardback)

              By Brinton, Laurel J.

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              This is a detailed diachronic study of a set of English pragmatic markers, providing insights concerning their syntactic and semantic development.

              ISBN 9781107129054
              Published 31 August 2017 by Cambridge University Press
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