Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Wiley-Blackwell Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info


New from Oxford University Press!

ad

The Social Origins of Language

By Daniel Dor

Presents a new theoretical framework for the origins of human language and sets key issues in language evolution in their wider context within biological and cultural evolution


New from Cambridge University Press!

ad

Preposition Placement in English: A Usage-Based Approach

By Thomas Hoffmann

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'


New from Brill!

ad

Free Access 4 You

Free access to several Brill linguistics journals, such as Journal of Jewish Languages, Language Dynamics and Change, and Brill’s Annual of Afroasiatic Languages and Linguistics.


Book Information

   
Sun Image

Title: Proceedings of the Northeast Linguistics Society (NELS 28 Conference proceedings, mixed)
Edited By: Kiyomi Kusumoto
P. Tamanji
URL: http://www.umass.edu/linguist/GLSA/
Description:

* Agbayani: Generalized Pied-Piping and Island Effects * Anagnostopoulou, Iatradou, Izvorski: On the Morpho-Syntax of the Perfect and How it Relates to its Meaning * Authier: When Syntax Overrules Semantics * Boskovic: LF Movement and the Minimalist Program * Buckley: Integrity and Correspondence in Manam Double Reduplication * Causley: Variable Markedness and Fixed Hierarchies * Cho: A New Analysis of Korean Inalienable Possession Constructions * Davis & Matthewson: Determiners, Finiteness, and the Entity/Event Distinction * Davis & Toretta: An Optimality-Theoretic Account of Compensatory Lengthening and Geminate Throwback in Trukese * Ernst: The Scopal Basis of Adverb Licensing * Harley & Noyer: Mixed Nominalizations, Short Verb Movement and Object Shift in English * Izvorski: Non-Indicative Wh-complements of Possessive and Existential Predicates * Karimi & Lobeck: Specificty Effects in English and Persian * Karvonen and Sherman: Opacity in Icelandic: A Sympathy Account * Kural: Passives Without Argument Incorporation * Law: A Unified Analysis of P-Stranding in Romance and Germanic * Lechner: Phrasal Comparatives and DP-Structure * Massar & Gerken: Abstract Output: An Optimality Theoretic Analysis of Children's Omissions from Prosodically Complex Structures* McGinnis: Locality and Inert Case * Meinunger: A Monoclausal Structure for (Pseudo-) cleft Sentences * Nakamura: Global Issues * Ota: The Emergence of the Unmarked in Early Prosodic Structure * Reuland: Structureal Conditions on Chains and Binding * Rooryck and Vanden Wyngaerd: The Self as Other: A Minimalist Approach to Zich and Zichzelf in Dutch * Di Sciullo and Tenny: Modification, Event Structure and the Word/Phrase Assymetry* Shaer: Adverbials, Functional Structure and Restrictiveness * Sharvit: Possessive Wh-Expressions and Reconstruction * Silverman: Alveolar Stops in American English, and the nature of allophony * Simpson: VP-final modals and Pied Piping in S.E. Asian * Stepanov: On Wh-Fronting in Russian * Tesar: Using the Mutual Inconsistency of Structural Descriptions to Overcome Ambiguity in Language Learning. * Wu: Topic, Floating uantifiers and Partitivity *

Publication Year: 2000
Publisher: Graduate Linguistic Students' Association, Umass
Review: Not available for review. If you would like to review a book on The LINGUIST List, please login to view the AFR list.
BibTex: View BibTex record
Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
Syntax
Subject Language(s): Dutch
English
Icelandic
Korean
Manam
Dari
Chuukese
Issue: All announcements sent out by The LINGUIST List are emailed to our subscribers and archived with the Library of Congress.
Click here to see the original emailed issue.

Versions:
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: N/A
Prices: $30