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              Books in the Topics in English Linguistics [Tiel] series

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              The Metre of Beowulf: A Constraint-Based Approach
                

              The Metre of Beowulf: A Constraint-Based Approach (Hardback, Reprint 2011)

              By Getty, Michael

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              This book presents a novel treatment of the metre of Beowulf, an Old English epic poem of uncertain date and origin which is nonetheless considered one of the gems of Germanic Alliterative Verse.

              ISBN 9783110171051
              Published 24 October 2002 by De Gruyter
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Topics in English Linguistics [Tiel]
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              A Valency Dictionary of English: A Corpus-Based Analysis of the Complementation Patterns of English Verbs, Nouns and Adjectives
                

              A Valency Dictionary of English: A Corpus-Based Analysis of the Complementation Patterns of English Verbs, Nouns and Adjectives (Hardback, New title)

              By Herbst, Thomas; Heath, David; Roe, Ian F.; Gotz, Dieter; Other Klotz, Michael

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              This dictionary provides a description of English verbs, nouns and adjectives. Each entry contains a comprehensive list of the complementation patterns identified on the basis of the largest corpus of English available at the present time.

              ISBN 9783110171945
              Published 17 December 2004 by De Gruyter
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              The History of Final Vowels in English: The Sound of Muting
                

              The History of Final Vowels in English: The Sound of Muting (Hardback, Reprint 2012)

              By Minkova, Donka

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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 9783110127638
              Published 1 October 1991 by De Gruyter
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Adverbial Clauses in Scots: A Semantic-Syntactic Study
                

              Adverbial Clauses in Scots: A Semantic-Syntactic Study (Hardback, Reprint 2010)

              By Hacker, Martina

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              Presents a syntactic and semantic analysis of a corpus of written and spoken texts in contemporary Scots. The book provides a comparison with contemporary standard English, earlier stages of the English language and neighbouring languages to place Scots in the wider context of Eu ...

              ISBN 9783110156430
              Published 1 January 1999 by De Gruyter
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              Grammaticalization at Work: Studies of Long-term Developments in English
                

              Grammaticalization at Work: Studies of Long-term Developments in English (Hardback, Reprint 2011)

              Edited by Rissanen, Matti; Kyto, Merja; Heikkonen, Kirsi

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              This volume looks at the history of English by examining the development of a number of morphological, syntactic and lexical features within a time-span, with focus on grammaticalization, particularly pronomialization and adverbialization.

              ISBN 9783110156317
              Published 15 September 1997 by De Gruyter
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              English in Transition: Corpus-based Studies in Linguistic Variation and Genre Styles
                

              English in Transition: Corpus-based Studies in Linguistic Variation and Genre Styles (Hardback, Reprint 2011)

              Edited by Rissanen, Matti; Kyto, Merja; Heikkonen, Kirsi

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              Focusing on variation and genre styles within the empirical framework, the five studies included in this volume aim to provide insights into: the development of verb constructions with be and have ; expository apposition: and genre-specific features of expressions of affect and a ...

              ISBN 9783110156324
              Published 15 September 1997 by De Gruyter
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              The Historical Evolution of Earlier African American English: An Empirical Comparison of Early Sources
                

              The Historical Evolution of Earlier African American English: An Empirical Comparison of Early Sources (Hardback, Reprint 2012)

              By Kautzsch, Alexander

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              Based on a 500,000 word corpus of early souces collected from ex-slaves narratives, ex-slaves recordings and interviews with hoodoo priests, this book reconstructs the English spoken by African Americans between 1830 and 1920.

              ISBN 9783110173017
              Published 30 July 2002 by De Gruyter
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              Small Clauses in English: The Nonverbal Types
                

              Small Clauses in English: The Nonverbal Types (Hardback, Reprint 2012)

              By Aarts, Bas

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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 9783110134872
              Published 1 August 1992 by Walter de Gruyter Gmbh Us Sr
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              Emerging English Modals: A Corpus-Based Study of Grammaticalization
                

              Emerging English Modals: A Corpus-Based Study of Grammaticalization (Hardback)

              By Krug, Manfred G.

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              This monograph provides a detailed account of the fundamental changes which have recently affected - and which are still affecting - the system of English auxiliaries.

              ISBN 9783110166545
              Published 21 August 2000 by De Gruyter
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              The Origin of American Black English: Be-Forms in the HOODOO Texts
                

              The Origin of American Black English: Be-Forms in the HOODOO Texts (Hardback, Reprint 2011)

              By Ewers, Traute

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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 9783110145861
              Published 1 January 1996 by De Gruyter
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