An Introduction to Syntax by Robert D. van Valin Jr

By Robert D. van Valin Jr

This entire 2001 textbook is an interesting advent to syntax. in actual fact geared up and available, it presents scholars with a radical grounding within the research of syntactic constitution utilizing facts from a typologically good selection of languages. The e-book publications scholars throughout the easy innovations excited about syntactic research and is going directly to organize them for extra paintings in any syntactic idea, utilizing examples from a number of phenomena in human languages. it is usually a bankruptcy on theories of syntax. each one bankruptcy contains beneficiant workouts and proposals for extra research. The emphasis on languages and information units this booklet except different introductions to syntax. This booklet is a vital textual content for undergraduate and graduate scholars on classes dedicated to the examine of syntax. it's going to even be very priceless to scholars in different cognitive technological know-how fields who're attracted to language.

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