By D. J. Allerton
By Nicole Dehé
By J. Rijkhoff
By Antoinette Schapper
This quantity presents descriptive sketches of the Papuan languages scattered over the islands of Timor, Alor, and Pantar on the western perimeter of Melanesia. Timor-Alor-Pantar languages are a gaggle of similar "Papuan outliers," which until eventually lately have been mostly undocumented. This e-book offers an authoritative and finished assessment of the original and various grammars of the Timor-Alor-Pantar languages.
By Ignatiana Shongedza
By Antoinette Renouf,Andrew Kehoe
As time is going by means of, the corpus linguist operates more and more within the know-how of what has long gone earlier than. Corpus Linguistics, thirty years on, is much less an blameless sortie into corpus territory at the foundation of a droop than an educated, severe reassessment of current analytical orthodoxy, within the mild of latest information approaching stream.
This quantity contains twenty-two articles penned through contributors of the ICAME (International laptop Archive of contemporary and Mediaeval English) organization, which jointly offer a serious and expert reappraisal of the evidence, info, equipment and instruments of Corpus Linguistics that are to be had at the present time. Authors re-examine the bounds of the self-discipline, exploring its components of commonality with Sociolinguistics, Language version, Discourse Linguistics, and Lexical records and displaying how that commonality is in all probability of giant gain to practitioners within the fields concerned.
The quantity culminates within the document of a well timed and novel professional panel dialogue at the function of Corpus Linguistics within the examine of English as a world language. This encompasses concerns similar to English as a world lingua franca, ‘norms’ for international English, and the query of ‘ownership’, or who qualifies as a local speaker.
By MaryAnn Christison,Donna Christian,Patricia A. Duff,Nina Spada
An vital contribution to the rising physique of research-based wisdom approximately English grammar, this quantity offers empirical stories in addition to syntheses and overviews of earlier and ongoing paintings at the instructing and studying of grammar for freshmen of English as a second/foreign language. It explores various ways, together with form-focused guide, content material and language integration, corpus-based lexicogrammatical methods, and social views on grammar instruction.
Nine bankruptcy authors are precedence study provide or Doctoral Dissertation furnish awardees from The overseas examine origin for English Language schooling (TIRF), and 4 evaluate chapters are written via famous specialists in English language schooling. each one examine bankruptcy addresses matters that prompted the learn, the context of the study, information assortment and research, findings and dialogue, and implications for perform, coverage, and destiny examine. The TIRF-sponsored study used to be made attainable by way of a beneficiant reward from Betty Azar. This publication honors her contributions to the sphere and acknowledges her generosity in taking part with TIRF to aid examine on English grammar.
Teaching and studying English Grammar is the second one quantity within the international study on instructing and studying English sequence, co-published via Routledge and TIRF.
By Real Academia Española
Después del clamoroso éxito de los angeles Nueva gramática de los angeles Lengua Española,la genuine Academia Española presenta los angeles versión compendiada de esta magna obra. El guide consta de los mismos capítulos que los angeles versión extensa, pero tratados de forma más resumida y asequible para llegar al público basic. Con este objetivo, los contenidos se han seleccionado y dispuesto atendiendo a criterios didácticos, primando l. a. información relativa a aspectos normativos de los angeles lengua --que interesan a todos los hablantes-- sobre las cuestiones teóricas o doctrinales más especializadas.
Esta obra quiere contribuir a que todos los hispanohablantes reflexionen sobre su propia lengua, tomen conciencia de sus posibilidades expresivas, de las estructuras lingüísticas que los angeles caracterizan y de los angeles enorme riqueza patrimonial que suponen su unidad y variedad.
By Hans C. Boas,Ivan A. Sag
By Rochelle Lieber