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The syntactic phenomena of English

by McCawley, James D.

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Syntax,
  • English language -- Grammar, Generative

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography and index.

    StatementJames D. McCawley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1361 .M43 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (l, 768 p.) :
    Number of Pages768
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2038434M
    ISBN 100226556239, 0226556255, 0226556247, 0226556263
    LC Control Number88014818

    an appendix containing an annotated list of syntactic phenomena common in languages across the world, with examples from English. The descriptions there have been framed to be as theory-neutral as possible, so that their util-ity may outlast the inevitable shifts in syntactic theory. Students who seek. The book takes the concept of genre as a reference-point for the description and analysis of morpho-syntactic variation and change. It includes both overviews of theoretical approaches to the concept of genre and text type in linguistics and studies of specific syntactic phenomena in English, German, and selected Romance languages.

    attempts serious coverage of the syntactic phenomena of the language. The new Long- man Grammar of Spoken and Written English, by Douglas Biber, Stig Johansson, GeoffreyAuthor: Graeme Hirst. solutions for some puzzling English agreement phenomena, within a principled theory. Chapter 7 covers raising and control phenomena, and provides insights into the properties of the two different constructions, which are famously rather similar in terms of syntactic structures, but .

    The syntactic phenomena of English. 2nd edn. By JAMES D. MCCAWLEY. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Pp. xxiv, Cloth $, paper $ Reviewed by ANDREW ROSTA, University of Central Lancashire There are several things one might hope or expect that a book . Syntactic Phenomena in Philosophy of Language. Remove from this list Direct download. Export citation The period since has produced a vast literature on this topic, both by philosophers and by linguists. This book explores key data, questions, concepts, and theories of context sensitivity. Semantic Phenomena in Philosophy of Language.


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The Syntactic Phenomena of English book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This second edition of James D. McCawley's classi 5/5. Instructors using James D. McCawley’s The Syntactic Phenomena of English, Second Edition may request a complimentary copy of Answers to Selected Exercises in The Syntactic Phenomena of English by writing on their department’s letterhead to the author, James D.

McCawley, Department of Linguistics, E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL Instructors using James D. McCawley's The Syntactic Phenomena of English, Second Edition may request a complimentary copy of Answers to Selected Exercises in The Syntactic Phenomena of English by writing on their department's letterhead to the author, James D.

McCawley, Department of Linguistics, E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL /5(1). Instructors using James D. McCawley's The Syntactic Phenomena of English, Second Edition may request a complimentary copy of Answers to Selected Exercises in The Syntactic Phenomena of English by writing on their department's letterhead to the author, James D.

McCawley, Department of Linguistics, E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL [Note Cited by: Instructors using James D. McCawley's The Syntactic Phenomena of English, Second Edition may request a complimentary copy of Answers to Selected Exercises in The Syntactic Phenomena of English by writing on their department's letterhead to the author, James D.

McCawley, Department of Linguistics, E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL /5(2). Instructors using James D. McCawley's The Syntactic Phenomena of English, Second Edition may request a complimentary copy of Answers to Selected Exercises in The Syntactic Phenomena of English by writing on their department's letterhead to the author, James D.

McCawley, Department of Linguistics, E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL [Note 5/5(5). The syntactic phenomena of English. [James D McCawley] Print book: English: 2nd edView all editions and formats: Summary: A complete course in the syntactic structure of English.

The edition offers coverage of areas such as appositive constructions. Chomsky's (, ) foundational work on English syntax led to a massive explosion of transformational generative studies of various languages and constructions.

New syntactic phenomena were unearthed or became theoretically interesting to call for an analysis, and new rules were added to the repertoire of a grammar's transformational component.

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This second edition of James D. McCawley's classic textbook offers in one volume a complete course in the syntactic structure of English. New to this edition are sections on appositive constructions, parasitic gaps, contrastive negation, and comparative conditional sentences, as well as expanded coverage of cleft sentences and free : James D.

Mccawley. Syntactic Structures is an influential work in linguistics by American linguist Noam Chomsky, originally published in It is an elaboration of his teacher's, Zellig Harris's, model of transformational generative grammar. A short monograph of about a hundred pages, Chomsky's presentation is recognized as one of the most significant studies of the 20th century, and in was selected by Author: Noam Chomsky.

The book is in acceptable condition. Visible wear of the paperback. Pretty good inner condition. All pages are well attached. The first page of the book has a correction fluid line. There are pages with lots of pen/pencil marks, underlining and yellow highlighting inside of the book.

The text is fully legible. One page was photographed to show you as an example. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The syntactic phenomena of English by McCawley, James D.,University of Chicago Press edition, in EnglishCited by: I want to avoid traditional grammar, and I didn't want to make my question specific to transformational grammar because McCawley himself refused to give a "name" to the syntactic phenomena he was describing in his book.

So, labels aside, I'm just interested in a syntax book (or books) that goes well with The Syntactic Phenomena (traditional grammar excluded).

The syntactic phenomena of English by McCawley, James D. Publication date Topics index, English language -- Syntax, English language -- Grammar, Generative Publisher Chicago: University of Chicago Press Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : The syntactic phenomena of English (Book, ) [] What does syntax mean. Syntax is the grammatical structure of sentences.

The format in which words and phrases are arranged to create sentences is called syntax. Let’s look at an example of how a sentence can be rearranged to create varied syntax. Examples of Syntax in a Sentence. Following the theoretical assumption that similarities in syntactic form may correspond to discourse-functional similarities in the use of those forms, English declarative sentences with non-subject initial elements were examined in their syntactic, textual, and pragmatic aspects.

Instructors using James D. McCawley's The Syntactic Phenomena of English, Second Edition may request a complimentary copy of Answers to Selected Exercises in The Syntactic Phenomena of Author: James D. Mccawley. The Syntactic Phenomena of English: v. 2 by James D. McCawley,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1).

Instructors using James D. McCawley's The Syntactic Phenomena of English, Second Edition may request a complimentary copy of Answers to Selected Exercises in The Syntactic Phenomena of English by writing on their department's letterhead to the author, James D.

McCawley, Department of Linguistics, E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL. Instructors using James D. McCawley's The Syntactic Phenomena of English, Second Edition may request a complimentary copy of Answers to Selected Exercises in The Syntactic Phenomena of English by writing on their department's letterhead to the author, James D.

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McCawley (, Paperback) at the best online prices at .Fundamentals of English Syntax (Version 3) Andrew McIntyre This is a brief introduction to syntax, the study of the structure of sentences.

It introduces some basic concepts, aiming to give readers an idea of syntactic phenomena and argumentation. The text adopts a File Size: KB.