Key Terms in Syntax and Syntactic Theory - Key Terms (Paperback)
  • Key Terms in Syntax and Syntactic Theory - Key Terms (Paperback)

Key Terms in Syntax and Syntactic Theory - Key Terms (Paperback)

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Paperback 272 Pages / Published: 31/08/2008
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Key Terms in Syntax and Syntactic Theory explains all of the relevant terms which students of linguistics and English language are likely to encounter during their undergraduate study. The book includes definitions of key terms within syntax and syntactic theory, as well as outlines of the work of key thinkers in the field, including Noam Chomsky, M.A.K Halliday, Lucien Tesni??re and Robert van Valin. The list of key readings is intended to direct students towards classic articles, as well providing a springboard to further study. Accessibly written, with complicated terms and concepts explained in an easy to understand way, Key Terms in Syntax and Syntactic Theory is an essential resource for students of linguistics.

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
ISBN: 9780826496560
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 340 g
Dimensions: 216 x 138 x 23 mm

Mention -Book News, February 2009
Briefly reviewed in the Year's work in English Studies journal, vol 89, No. 1 'Useful materials for advanced students of syntax'
Mention --Book News, February 2009
Mention Book News, February 2009
"Key Terms in Syntax and Syntactic Theory is a comprehensive reference work for students of linguistics. The definitions and explanations are very clear and difficult subject matter is easier to understand because of the numerous examples provided. This work should be very helpful in courses dealing with syntax." - Christine Rigda, American Reference Books Annual, Vol. 40, 2009

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