Generative Theory and Corpus Studies: A Dialogue from 10 ICEHL

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Ricardo Bermúdez-Otero
Mouton de Gruyter, 2000 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 559 pages
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This volume focuses on the present state of English historical linguistics as a unitary discipline. In particular, the selection of papers challenges the idea that the community of linguists working on the history of English stands united merely by subject matter, but divided by method and theoretical outlook. The volume is organised in four main sections: Syntax. - Phonology. - Text types. - Sociolinguistics and dialectology.

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The decline of verbfinal
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On the history of relative that
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The complementation of verbs of appearance by adverbs
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Monica Heller is Professor at the University of Toronto, Canada.

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