This is the first study that empirically investigates preposition placement across all clause types. The study compares first-language (British English) and second-language (Kenyan English) data and will therefore appeal to readers interested in world Englishes. Over 100 authentic corpus examples are discussed in the text, which will appeal to those who want to see 'real data'
The eight contributions in this special issue of Semiotica focus on fashion and consumer identity as viewed from different perspectives and different disciplines. Thus the topics range from fashion history and style features as nonverbal communication to credit cards and social identity.