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Structure of Modern English : A Linguistic Introduction - With CD

Structure of Modern English : A Linguistic Introduction - With CD - 00 edition

Structure of Modern English : A Linguistic Introduction - With CD - 00 edition

ISBN13: 9781556196621

ISBN10: 1556196628

Structure of Modern English : A Linguistic Introduction - With CD by Laurel J. Brinton - ISBN 9781556196621
Edition: 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: John Benjamins, North America
Published: 2000
International: No
Structure of Modern English : A Linguistic Introduction - With CD by Laurel J. Brinton - ISBN 9781556196621

ISBN13: 9781556196621

ISBN10: 1556196628

Edition: 00

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

List of Tables xiii
List of Figures xv
Acknowledgments xvii
Preface xix
A note to the student on punctuation xx
Unit 1. The Study of English

1. The Nature of Language and Linguistics 3

Unit 2. The Speech Sounds of English

2. English Consonants and Vowels 18
3. English Phonology, Phonotactics, and Suprasegmentals 47

Unit 3. The Structure and Meaning of English Words

4. The Internal Structure of Words and Processes of Word Formation in English 73
5. Grammatical Categories and Word Classes 103
6. Lexical Semantics 129

Unit 4. The Structure of English Sentences

7. Phrasal Structure and Verb Complementation 163
8. Adverbials, Auxiliaries, and Sentence Types 191
9. Finite and Nonfinite Clauses 215

Unit 5. The Meaning of English Sentences and their Communicative Functions

10. Sentence Semantics 264
11. Information Structuring and Speech Acts 290

References 317
Appendices 323
Subject Index 327

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