The Resource Full-verb inversion in written and spoken English, Carlos Prado-Alonso

Full-verb inversion in written and spoken English, Carlos Prado-Alonso

Label
Full-verb inversion in written and spoken English
Title
Full-verb inversion in written and spoken English
Statement of responsibility
Carlos Prado-Alonso
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
415/.0182
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P281
LC item number
.P73 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Linguistic insights : studies in language and communication
Series volume
v. 127
Label
Full-verb inversion in written and spoken English, Carlos Prado-Alonso
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents -- 7; Acknowledgements -- 11; Introduction -- 13; 1. Full-verb Inversion in Present-day English:A Preliminary Account -- 17; 1.1 Definition -- 18; 1.2 Types of inversion excluded from the analysis -- 19; 1.2.1 Subject-operator inversion -- 19; 1.2.2 Inversion in conditional clauses and formulaic expressions -- 21; 1.2.3 Inversion in interrogative and exclamative clauses -- 22; 1.2.4 Additional types of inversion excluded -- 23; 1.2.5 Quotation or journalistic style inversion -- 23; 1.3 A classification of full inversion based onformal criteria -- 25
  • 1.4 Some structural patterns related to full inversion -- 341.4.1 Existential-'there' -- 35; 1.4.2 Preposing -- 39; 1.4.3 Left-dislocation -- 41; 1.4.4 Equatives -- 43; 2. Research on Full Inversion -- 47; 2.1 Syntactic accounts -- 49; 2.2 Functional accounts -- 52; 2.2.1 The textual or discourse-related account -- 53; 2.2.2 The information-packaging account -- 61; 2.3 Point of view and focus management: Dorgeloh (1997) -- 70; 2.4 Syntactic complexity and information status: Kreyer (2006) -- 76; 2.5 Full inversion as a ground-before-figure construction: Chen (2003) -- 90
  • 2.6 Summary and conclusions -- 1043. Survey of the Corpora -- 109; 3.1 The written corpora: FLOB and FROWN -- 109; 3.2 The spoken corpora: ICE-GB and CSPAE -- 114; 3.3 Database design: sampling the corpus -- 120; 3.3.1 Sampling the written data -- 121; 3.3.2 Sampling the spoken data -- 128; 3.4 Methodology: manual vs. automated searching systems -- 130; 3.4.1 Automated search strategies: ICE-GB and ICECUP 3.0 -- 131; 3.4.2 The retrieval of full inversions on the basis of a parsed corpus -- 132; 4. Full-verb Inversion in Present-day Writtenand Spoken English -- 135
  • 4.1 Full inversion in present-day written English: obligatory and non-obligatory uses -- 1354.1.1 Obligatory full inversion in fiction and non-fiction -- 143; 4.1.2 Non-obligatory full inversion in fictionand non-fiction -- 152; 4.1.2.1 Prepositional phrase, adverb phrase andverb phrase inversions in fiction andnon-fiction: spatial experiential iconic markers and text-structuring devices -- 157; 4.1.2.2 Noun phrase, adjective phrase, and subordinator inversions in fiction and non-fiction: text-structuring devices -- 171; 4.1.3 Summary and conclusions -- 182
  • 4.2 Full inversion in present-day spoken English: obligatory and non-obligatory uses -- 1864.2.1 Obligatory full inversion in spoken English -- 189; 4.2.2 Non-obligatory full inversion in spoken English -- 198; 4.2.2.1 Prepositional phrase, adverb phrase andverb phrase inversions in spoken English: spatial experiential iconic markers and text-structuring devices -- 200; 4.2.2.2 Noun phrase, adjective phrase, and subordinator inversions in spoken English: text-structuring devices -- 203; 4.2.3 Summary and conclusions -- 205; 4.3 Prospects for future research: full inversionsas constructions -- 207
  • 5. Summary and Conclusions -- 219
Control code
ocn812174164
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783035102529
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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.b27127230
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812174164
  • pebcs303510252X

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