Semantic Syntax

Second Revised Edition

by Pieter A. M. Seuren (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics).

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€49,00
$57.00
ISBN13: 
9789004354302
Publication Date: 
November 2017
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Paperback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
approx. xix, 375 pp.
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ISSN: 
2210-6243
Volume: 
11

by Pieter A. M. Seuren (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics).

This book is the first and so far only formally precise machinery converting well-motivated semantic sentence representations into actual sentences of English, French, German and Dutch. It focuses on the auxiliary and complementation systems of the languages concerned.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004353527
Publication date: 
November 2017
€132,00
$152.00

by Pieter A. M. Seuren (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics).

This book is the first and so far only formally precise machinery converting well-motivated semantic sentence representations into actual sentences of English, French, German and Dutch. It focuses on the auxiliary and complementation systems of the languages concerned.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004353527
Publication date: 
November 2017
€132,00
$152.00

Edited by Ferenc Kiefer (Hungarian Academy of Sciences), James P. Blevins (University of Cambridge), and Huba Bartos (Hungarian Academy of Sciences).

This volume contains a selection of recent theoretical studies on the organization of morphological paradigms, and the application of information theory and discriminative learning models to the analysis of morphological systems.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004342910
E-ISBN: 
9789004342934
Publication date: 
June 2017
€107,00
$123.00

by Peter Juul Nielsen (Åbo Akademi University)

In this book Peter Juul Nielsen examines the foundations of morphological theory from a structural-functional perspective on language as a sign system with the empirical challenge of describing the nonfinite verb forms in Danish as his point of departure.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004321816
E-ISBN: 
9789004321830
Publication date: 
June 2016
€162,00
$194.00

B. Richard Page and Michael T. Putnam, Pennsylvania State University

The contributions in this volume explore the grammars of moribund varieties of heritage Germanic languages and contribute to theoretical investigations of heritage language grammars.
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289604
E-ISBN: 
9789004290211
Publication date: 
April 2015
€114,00
$145.00

Mari C. Jones, University of Cambridge

In this book, Mari C. Jones examines how contact with its two typologically different superstrates has led the Norman dialect to diverge linguistically within mainland Normandy and the Channel Islands.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004257122
E-ISBN: 
9789004257139
Publication date: 
January 2015
€103,00
$131.00

Tanya Ivanova-Sullivan, University of New Mexico

InTheoretical and Experimental Aspects of Syntax-Discourse Interface in Heritage Grammars,Tanya Ivanova-Sullivan investigates comprehension and production of anaphoric dependencies in heritage Russian. She explains the representational and processing mechanisms behind the divergent behaviour of...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004246164
E-ISBN: 
9789004246171
Publication date: 
August 2014
€109,00
$131.00

Virginia Hill, University of New Brunswick, with the contribution of Melita Stavrou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Vocatives proposes a formal syntactic approach to vocatives. The analysis focuses on the internal structure of vocatives phrases and on the mechanism through which a vocative phrase connects with the clause.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260795
E-ISBN: 
9789004261389
Publication date: 
November 2013
€108,00
$130.00

Francesco Gardani, WU Vienna

In Dynamics of Morphological Productivity, Francesco Gardani explores the evolution of the productivity of the noun inflectional classes of Latin and Old Italian, providing a wealth of cleverly organized empirical facts, accompanied by brilliant and groundbreaking analyses.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004225411
E-ISBN: 
9789004244658
Publication date: 
May 2013
€178,00
$224.00

Dimitrios Ntelitheos, United Arab Emirates University

This book provides original fieldwork data, uniquely generating all Malagasy deverbal nominals from a single structure-building mechanism, allowing variable syntactic attachment heights for different nominalizers and tracing the derivation of participant nominals to a relative clause source.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004223974
E-ISBN: 
9789004233720
Publication date: 
July 2012
€124,00
$149.00

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, Cairns Institute, James Cook University, and R. M. W. Dixon, Cairns Institute, James Cook University

The volume brings together important essays on syntax and semantics by Aikhenvald and Dixon. It focusses on topics in linguistic typology, the analysis of previously undescribed languages and issues in the grammar and lexicography of English.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206076
E-ISBN: 
9789004207684
Publication date: 
July 2011
€225,00
$271.00

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