The Resource Pragmatics of word order flexibility, edited by Doris L. Payne, (electronic book)

Pragmatics of word order flexibility, edited by Doris L. Payne, (electronic book)

Label
Pragmatics of word order flexibility
Title
Pragmatics of word order flexibility
Statement of responsibility
edited by Doris L. Payne
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For some time the assumption has been widely held that for a majority of the world's languages, one can identify a "basic" order of subject and object relative to the verb, and that when combined with other facts of the language, the "basic" order constitutes a useful way of typologizing languages. New debate has arisen over varying definitions of "basic", with investigators encountering languages where branding a particular order of grammatical relations as basic yielded no particular insightfulness. This work asserts that explanatory factors behind word order variation go beyond the syntacti
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
415
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
P295
LC item number
.P64 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Payne, Doris L.
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Pragmatics
Label
Pragmatics of word order flexibility, edited by Doris L. Payne, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ebr10464473
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
320 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Pragmatics of word order flexibility, edited by Doris L. Payne, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ebr10464473
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
320 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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