A Modern Course in English Syntax by Wekker H., Haegeman L.

By Wekker H., Haegeman L.

A contemporary direction in English Syntax offers intermediate and complex scholars of linguistics and English with a scientific account of the principles of English syntax, and acquaints them with the overall method of syntactic description. It teaches them how one can formulate syntactic arguments, and the way to use the ideal standards and exams within the research of sentences. The technical phrases and ideas wanted for discussing English constructions are offered step by step and all phrases are truly outlined and amply illustrated as they're brought. The textual content is interspersed all through with workouts and functional assignments which scholars will locate either worthwhile and stress-free.

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