An Introduction to Syntax : Fundamentals of Syntactic Analysis, Hardback Book

An Introduction to Syntax : Fundamentals of Syntactic Analysis Hardback


This comprehensive introduction presents the basic goals and tools of syntactic analysis.

The conceptual framework is theory-neutral, presenting a scientific introduction to the field.

The chapters in the first half of the book present a detailed introduction to synchronic description.

The second half of the book examines variation and change, syntactic typology, and language acquisition, and possible explanations from structural, evolutionary and functional perspectives.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: Grammar, syntax
  • ISBN: 9780826489456

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