Pathways of Change
Grammaticalization in EnglisheBook - 2000
There is a continual growth of interest among linguists of all-theoretical denominations in grammaticalization, a concept central to many linguistic (change) theories. However, the discussion of grammaticalization processes has often suffered from a shortage of concrete empirical studies from one of the best-documented languages in the world, English. Pathways of Change contains discussion of new data and provides theoretical lead articles based on these data that will help sharpen the theoretical aspects involved, such as the definition and the logical connection of the component processes of.
Publisher: Amsterdam [Netherlands] ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., ©2000
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 391 pages) : illustrations data file,rda