The Positions of Adjectives in English
This e-book explores the makes use of of adjectives in totally different constructions, and of the issues that come up in their evaluation,
each in phrases of syntactic principle and philosophy of grammar.
Professor Matthews additionally examines a range of different points referring to particular person adjective positions,
together with the essential construction of noun phrases and the justification for binary constituents;
the standing of the copular and its makes use of in the progressive; the indeterminacy of what have been as soon as described as raised constructions;
and the perform of postmodifying adjectives and adjective phrases in relation to others.
The e-book will likely be of curiosity to graduate college students and researchers in theoretical and descriptive linguistics,
particularly these specializing in the historical past of the English language and lexicology.
English | 2015 | 288 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB
The Positions of Adjectives in English , 1st Edition