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The Resource Collocational and idiomatic aspects of composite predicates in the history of English, edited by Laurel J. Brinton, Minoji Akimoto, (electronic book)

Collocational and idiomatic aspects of composite predicates in the history of English, edited by Laurel J. Brinton, Minoji Akimoto, (electronic book)

Label
Collocational and idiomatic aspects of composite predicates in the history of English
Title
Collocational and idiomatic aspects of composite predicates in the history of English
Statement of responsibility
edited by Laurel J. Brinton, Minoji Akimoto
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The focus of this carefully selected volume concerns the existence, frequency, and form of composite/complex predicates (the "take a look" construction) in earlier periods of the English language, an area of scholarship which has been virtually neglected. The various contributions seek to understand the collocational and idiomatic aspects of these structures, as well as of related structures such as complex prepositions (e.g., "on account of") and phrasal verbs (e.g., "look up"), in their earliest manifestations. Moreover, study of these constructions at the individual stages of English leads
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
425
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1385
LC item number
.C69 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brinton, Laurel J
  • Akimoto, Minoji
Series statement
Studies in language companion series
Series volume
47
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Label
Collocational and idiomatic aspects of composite predicates in the history of English, edited by Laurel J. Brinton, Minoji Akimoto, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-274) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr5000203
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 283 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781556199332
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Collocational and idiomatic aspects of composite predicates in the history of English, edited by Laurel J. Brinton, Minoji Akimoto, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-274) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr5000203
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 283 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781556199332
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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