The Handbook of English Linguistics

By Bas Aarts

The instruction manual of English Linguistics is a set of articles written by means of prime experts on all middle parts of English linguistics that offers a cutting-edge account of analysis within the box.

  • Brings jointly articles from the middle parts of English linguistics, together with syntax, phonetics, phonology, morphology, in addition to edition, discourse, stylistics and usage
  • Written by way of experts from round the world
  • Provides an advent to a key quarter of English Linguistics and contains a dialogue of the newest theoretical and descriptive examine, in addition to broad bibliographic references

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I. Aarts, Bas, 1961– II. McMahon, April M. S. III. sequence. PE1106. A27 2006 420—dc22 2006006915 a list list for this name is accessible from the British Library. Set in 10/12pt Palatino through Graphicraft restricted, Hong Kong published and certain in Singapore by means of COS Printers Pte Ltd The publisher’s coverage is to take advantage of everlasting paper from turbines that function a sustainable forestry coverage, and which has been made of pulp processed utilizing acid-free and uncomplicated chlorine-free practices. moreover, the writer guarantees that the textual content paper and canopy board used have met appropriate environmental accreditation criteria. For additional info on Blackwell Publishing, stopover at our web site: www. blackwellpublishing. com To my mom and dad Flor Aarts and Sjé Aarts-Postmes Contents Notes on members 1 advent Bas Aarts and April McMahon half I method 2 Description and idea Kersti Börjars three English Corpus Linguistics Tony McEnery and Costas Gabrielatos four English Grammar Writing Andrew Linn five information assortment Charles F. Meyer and Gerald Nelson x 1 7 nine 33 seventy two ninety three half II Syntax one hundred fifteen 6 English notice sessions and words Bas Aarts and Liliane Haegeman 7 Verbs and Their Satellites D. J. Allerton eight Clause varieties Peter Collins nine Coordination and Subordination Rodney Huddleston and Geoffrey okay. Pullum 10 stressful in English Laura A. Michaelis eleven element and Aspectuality Robert I. Binnick 117 146 one hundred eighty 198 220 244 viii Contents 12 temper and Modality in English Ilse Depraetere and Susan Reed thirteen info constitution Betty J. Birner and Gregory Ward 14 present adjustments in English Syntax Christian Mair and Geoffrey Leech 15 English structures Adele E. Goldberg and Devin Casenhiser 269 half III 357 Phonetics and Phonology 291 318 343 sixteen English Phonetics Michael okay. C. MacMahon 17 English Phonology and Morphology Ricardo Bermúdez-Otero and April McMahon 18 Prosodic Phonology Michael Hammond 19 Intonation Francis Nolan 359 half IV 459 Lexis and Morphology 20 English phrases Donka Minkova and Robert Stockwell 21 Compounds and Minor Word-formation varieties Laurie Bauer 22 English Inflection and Derivation James P. Blevins 23 productiveness Ingo Plag 24 Lexical Semantics Kate Kearns 25 Lexicography Julie Coleman 382 411 433 461 483 507 537 557 581 half V edition, Discourse, Stylistics, and utilization 601 26 Syntactic version in English: an international viewpoint Bernd Kortmann 27 Phonological edition: an international point of view Paul Foulkes 28 Spoken and Written English Jim Miller 29 The Grammar of dialog Paulo Quaglio and Douglas Biber 30 Gender and the English Language Deborah Cameron 603 625 670 692 724 Contents ix 31 Language and Literature: Stylistics Peter Stockwell 32 English utilization: Prescription and outline Pam Peters 742 topic and Key Names Index 781 759 Notes on individuals Bas Aarts is Professor of English Linguistics and Director of the Survey of English utilization at college collage London. His courses contain Small clauses in English: the nonverbal forms (Mouton de Gruyter, 1992), The verb in modern English (Cambridge college Press, 1995; edited with Charles F.

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