Syntax of Dutch: Adpositions and Adpositional Phrases (Comprehensive Grammar Resources 4)

Syntax of Dutch: Adpositions and Adpositional Phrases (Comprehensive Grammar Resources 4)

By: Hans Broekhuis (author)Hardback

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Dutch and Flemish language

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"" target=" blank"> Hans Broekhuis is a researcher on the Variationist Linguistics Language Portal at the Meertens Instituut, part of the Dutch academy of sciences (KNAW). He has published with colleagues many volumes in the Syntax of Dutch series, and has co-edited Broekhuis, H. & R. Vogel. (2013) Linguistic Derivations and Filtering. Minimalism and Optimality Theory (Equinox, 2013), and a monograph entitled Derivations and evaluations. Object shift in the Germanic languages (Mouton de Gruyter, 2008)


Abbreviations and symbols vii[-]Preface and acknowledgments ix[-]1. General introduction ix[-]2. Main objective ix[-]3. Intended readership ix[-]4. Object of description x[-]5. Organization of the material xv[-]6. History of the project and future prospects xix[-]7. Acknowledgments xxi[-]Introduction 1[-]Chapter 1[-]Adpositions: characteristics and classification 3[-]1.1. Characterization of the category adposition 5[-]1.2. A formal classification of adpositional phrases 26[-]1.3. A semantic classification of adpositional phrases 70[-]1.4. Borderline cases 164[-]1.5. Bibliographical notes 166[-]Chapter 2[-]Projection of adpositional phrases: Complementation 167[-]2.1. Nominal complements 168[-]2.2. Adpositional complements 172[-]2.3. Adjectival complements 180[-]2.4. Clausal complements 181[-]2.5. Absolute PPs 190[-]2.6. Bibliographical notes 210[-]Chapter 3[-]Projection of adpositional phrases: Modification 211[-]3.1. Spatial adpositional phrases 212[-]3.2. Temporal adpositional phrases 244[-]3.3. Non-spatial/temporal adpositional phrases 247[-]3.4. Comparative/superlative formation 249[-]3.5. Some ambiguous constructions 249[-]3.6. Bibliographical note[-]

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  • ISBN13: 9789089646019
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 416
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