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Publisher Description

The chapters in this volume feature new and groundbreaking research carried out by leading scholars and promising young researchers from around the world on recent changes in the English verb phrase. Drawing on authentic corpus data, the papers consider both spoken and written English in several genres. Each contribution pays particular attention to the methodologies used for investigating short-term patterns of change in English, with detailed discussions of controversies in this area. This cutting-edge collection is essential reading for historians of the English language, syntacticians and corpus linguists.

GENRE
Professional & Technical
RELEASED
2013
February 14
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
710
Pages
PUBLISHER
Cambridge University Press
SELLER
Cambridge University Press
SIZE
18.6
MB

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