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            The Changing Languages of Europe
             

            The Changing Languages of Europe (Hardback)

            By Heine, Bernd; Kuteva, Tania

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            ISBN 9780199297337
            Released NZ 1 May 2006
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Verbal Complex in Romance: A Case Study in Grammatical Interfaces
             

            The Verbal Complex in Romance: A Case Study in Grammatical Interfaces (Hardback)

            By Monachesi, Paola

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            Explores the interface between syntax and phonology, morphology, and argument structure. The author presents case studies, such as clitics and auxiliary and modal verbs in Romance, and grounds theoretical analysis in constant exemplification. It is a contribution to the study of ...grammatical interfaces and to Romance verbal typology.
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            ISBN 9780199274758
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2005
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics
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            The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World
             

            The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World (Hardback)

            By Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q.

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            The authors introduce Proto-Indo-European describing its construction and revealing the people who spoke it between 5,500 and 8,000 years ago. Using archaeological evidence and natural history they reconstruct the lives, passions, culture, society and mythology of the Proto-Indo-...Europeans.
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            ISBN 9780199287918
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2006
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Language Classification by Numbers
             

            Language Classification by Numbers (Paperback)

            By McMahon, April; McMahon, Robert

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            Considers how languages have traditionally been divided into families, and asks how they should be classified. This book tests theories and hypotheses, shows how new ideas can be formulated, and offers a series of demonstrations that the new techniques applied to old data can pro...duce convincing results.
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            ISBN 9780199279029
            Released NZ 7 Dec 2005
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Pronouns
             

            Pronouns (Paperback)

            By Bhat, Darbhe Narayana Shankara

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            This study of pronouns is based on more than 250 languages. It contrasts personal pronouns with pronouns such as demonstratives, interrogatives, and relatives and shows that they belong to two distinct categories. Characteristics of the two categories are introduced and examined ...from a cross-linguistic and functional perspective.
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            ISBN 9780199230242
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2007
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Oxford Studies in Typology & Linguistic Theory
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            Phi Theory: Phi-Features Across Modules and Interfaces
             

            Phi Theory: Phi-Features Across Modules and Interfaces (Hardback)

            Edited by Harbour, Daniel; Adger, David; Bejar, Susana

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            This book brings together the different strands and styles of research on Phi-features, such as person, number, and gender. It presents the core questions, major results, and new directions of this area of linguistic theory and shows how Phi Theory casts light on the nature of in...terfaces and the structure of the grammar.
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            ISBN 9780199213764
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2007
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Series Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics
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            Change, Chance, and Optimality
             

            Change, Chance, and Optimality (Paperback)

            By McMahon, April

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            About how languages change. This is also a devastating critique of Optimality Theory - the dominant theory in contemporary phonology and increasingly influential throughout linguistics. The author sets out its basis principles and shows it to be incapable of explaining either lan...guage change or variation.
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            ISBN 9780198241256
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2000
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Series Oxford linguistics
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            Verbal Syntax in the Greek Pentateuch: Natural Greek Usage and Hebrew Interference
             

            Verbal Syntax in the Greek Pentateuch: Natural Greek Usage and Hebrew Interference (Hardback)

            By Evans, T. V.

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            Addresses the entire Greek Pentateuch and investigates the value of these translations as evidence for the history of the Greek language. The nature and degree of Hebrew interference are assessed, including analysis of Hebrew text components underlying all Greek verbal forms in t...he Pentateuch.
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            ISBN 9780198270102
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2001
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Language and German Disunity: A Sociolinguistic History of East and West in Germany, 1945-2000
             

            Language and German Disunity: A Sociolinguistic History of East and West in Germany, 1945-2000 (Paperback)

            By Stevenson, Patrick

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            This book explores the much contested concept of Germanness from a contemporary sociolinguistic perspective, tracing continuities and discontinuities in the development of Germany as a speech community from the formal division in the aftermath of the Second World War to the uncom...fortable and problematic unity of the present day.
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            ISBN 9780198299707
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2003
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            The Phonology of Catalan
             

            The Phonology of Catalan (Hardback, New edition)

            By Wheeler, Max W.

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            Approaching the subject a pragmatic version of orthodox Optimality Theory , this book describes the Spanish and French dialects of Catalan and the social and stylistic variations within them. This is the most comprehensive account of Catalan phonology.

            ISBN 9780199258147
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2005
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series The phonology of the world's languages
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