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An Introduction to English Syntax
Language: un
Pages: 190
Authors: Jim Miller, James Edward Miller
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

In this introductory textbook, Jim Miller discusses the central concepts of syntax which are applied in a wide range of university courses, in business, in teaching and in speech therapy.
Understanding Sentence Structure
Language: un
Pages: 368
Authors: Christina Tortora
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-19 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A straightforward guide to understanding English grammar This book is for people who have never thought about syntax, and who don't know anything about grammar, but who want to learn. Assuming a blank slate on the part of the reader, the book treats English grammar as a product of the
Introduction to English Syntax
Language: un
Pages: 258
Authors: Rolf Kreyer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Peter Lang

This book provides an overview of basic syntactic categories, analytical methods and theoretical frameworks that are needed for a comprehensive and systematic description and analysis of the syntax of English as it is spoken and written today. It is therefore useful for students of the English language but also for
Introduction to English Syntax
Language: un
Pages: 224
Authors: Jim Miller
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-28 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

REVIEW FROM PREVIOUS EDITION: 'A slim and useful student textbook for English Syntax. Although most of the examples are from English, the book introduces general concepts which provide the necessary tools for a basic syntactic analysis of any language. The book concentrates on topics that will remain useful to the
Analysing Sentences
Language: un
Pages: 278
Authors: Noel Burton-Roberts
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-12 - Publisher: Routledge

This highly successful text has long been considered the standard introduction to the practical analysis of English sentence structure. It covers key concepts such as constituency, category and functions, and also utilises tree diagrams throughout to help the reader visualise the structure of sentences. In this fourth edition, Analysing Sentences