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Title One language, two grammars? : differences between British and American English / edited by Günter Rohdenburg and Julia Schlüter.
Publisher Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009.



Descript 1 online resource (xxiv, 461 pages) : digital, PDF file(s).
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Contents Introduction / Günter Rohdenburg and Julia Schlüter -- Colonial lag, colonial innovation or simply language change? / Marianne Hundt -- Compound verbs / Peter Erdmann -- The formation of the preterite and the past participle / Magnus Levin -- Synthetic and analytic comparatives / Britta Mondorf -- Phonology and grammar / Julia Schlüter -- Prepositions and postpositions / Eva Berlage -- Argument structure / David Denison -- Reflexive structures / Günter Rohdenburg -- Non-finite complements / Uwe Vosberg -- The present perfect and the preterite / Johan Elsness -- The revived subjunctive / Göran Kjellmer -- The mandative subjunctive / William J. Crawford -- The conditional subjunctive / Julia Schlüter -- Tag questions / D.J. Allerton -- The pragmatics of adverbs / Karin Aijmer -- How different are American and British English grammar? And how are they different? / Gunnel Tottie -- New departures / Günter Rohdenburg and Julia Schlüter.
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ISBN 9780511551970 (ebook)
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Series Studies in English language
Studies in English language.
Subject English language -- Grammar, Comparative.
English language -- Grammar, Historical.
English language -- Variation.
English language -- Great Britain.
English language -- United States.
Alt author Rohdenburg, Günter, 1940-
Schlüter, Julia, 1973-
Descript 1 online resource (xxiv, 461 pages) : digital, PDF file(s).
Content text txt
Media computer c
Carrier online resource cr
Note Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Oct 2015).
Contents Introduction / Günter Rohdenburg and Julia Schlüter -- Colonial lag, colonial innovation or simply language change? / Marianne Hundt -- Compound verbs / Peter Erdmann -- The formation of the preterite and the past participle / Magnus Levin -- Synthetic and analytic comparatives / Britta Mondorf -- Phonology and grammar / Julia Schlüter -- Prepositions and postpositions / Eva Berlage -- Argument structure / David Denison -- Reflexive structures / Günter Rohdenburg -- Non-finite complements / Uwe Vosberg -- The present perfect and the preterite / Johan Elsness -- The revived subjunctive / Göran Kjellmer -- The mandative subjunctive / William J. Crawford -- The conditional subjunctive / Julia Schlüter -- Tag questions / D.J. Allerton -- The pragmatics of adverbs / Karin Aijmer -- How different are American and British English grammar? And how are they different? / Gunnel Tottie -- New departures / Günter Rohdenburg and Julia Schlüter.
Note Unlimited number of concurrent users. UkHlHU
ISBN 9780511551970 (ebook)
Series Studies in English language
Studies in English language.
Subject English language -- Grammar, Comparative.
English language -- Grammar, Historical.
English language -- Variation.
English language -- Great Britain.
English language -- United States.
Alt author Rohdenburg, Günter, 1940-
Schlüter, Julia, 1973-

Subject English language -- Grammar, Comparative.
English language -- Grammar, Historical.
English language -- Variation.
English language -- Great Britain.
English language -- United States.
Descript 1 online resource (xxiv, 461 pages) : digital, PDF file(s).
Content text txt
Media computer c
Carrier online resource cr
Note Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Oct 2015).
Contents Introduction / Günter Rohdenburg and Julia Schlüter -- Colonial lag, colonial innovation or simply language change? / Marianne Hundt -- Compound verbs / Peter Erdmann -- The formation of the preterite and the past participle / Magnus Levin -- Synthetic and analytic comparatives / Britta Mondorf -- Phonology and grammar / Julia Schlüter -- Prepositions and postpositions / Eva Berlage -- Argument structure / David Denison -- Reflexive structures / Günter Rohdenburg -- Non-finite complements / Uwe Vosberg -- The present perfect and the preterite / Johan Elsness -- The revived subjunctive / Göran Kjellmer -- The mandative subjunctive / William J. Crawford -- The conditional subjunctive / Julia Schlüter -- Tag questions / D.J. Allerton -- The pragmatics of adverbs / Karin Aijmer -- How different are American and British English grammar? And how are they different? / Gunnel Tottie -- New departures / Günter Rohdenburg and Julia Schlüter.
Note Unlimited number of concurrent users. UkHlHU
Alt author Rohdenburg, Günter, 1940-
Schlüter, Julia, 1973-
ISBN 9780511551970 (ebook)

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