Cambridge Core – Grammar and Syntax – An Introduction to Syntax – by Robert D. van Valin, Jr. An Introduction to Syntax. ROBERT D. VAN VALIN, JR. Department of Linguistics, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. Read the full-text online edition of An Introduction to Syntax ().

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An Introduction to Syntax

An Introduction to Syntax. His book with Randy J. Sanny Potter marked it as to-read Jul 20, Van Valin Jr born February 1, is an American linguist and the principal researcher behind the development of Role and Reference Grammara functional theory of grammar encompassing syntaxsemantics and discourse pragmatics.

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Oana rated it it was amazing Jul 12, Clearly organized and accessible, it provides students with a thorough grounding in the analysis of syntactic structure using data from a typologically wide variety of languages. Moravcsik An Introduction to Syntax 39, It will also be very valuable to students in other itroduction science fields who are untroduction in language.

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An Introduction to Syntax by Robert D. van Valin Jr.

Advances in Role and Reference Grammar Ed. The book is well organised and clearly written. Each chapter contains suggestions for further reading which encompass work from many theoretical perspectives. The book guides students through the basic concepts involved in syntactic analysis and goes on to prepare them for further work in any syntactic theory, using examples from a range of phenomena in human languages.

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Melody Violine added it May 30, Amal marked it as to-read Jan 31, It presents syntactic phenomena from a wide range of languages and introduces students to the major typological issues that syntactic theories must address.


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In winkelwagen Op verlanglijstje. Each chapter includes generous exercises and recommendations for further study. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Be the first to ask a question about An Introduction to Syntax. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Account Options Sign in. VV’s Introduction is an excellent guide for any student of syntax, including the beginners, but can also be used by syntacticians as a very convenient conspectus. LaPolla No preview available – An Introduction to Syntax 34, This page was last edited on 18 Decemberat Instead, I found myself reading lists of examples demonstrating a point, the significance of which was lost on me.

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