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Thu May 23 2002

Books: Stretched Verb Constructions in English

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  1. jleppig, Stretched Verb Constructions in English by David Allerton

Message 1: Stretched Verb Constructions in English by David Allerton

Date: Wed, 22 May 2002 17:17:41 +0000
From: jleppig <>
Subject: Stretched Verb Constructions in English by David Allerton

Title: Stretched Verb Constructions in English
Series Title: Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics
Publication Year: 2002
Publisher: Routledge
Author: David Allerton 

Hardback: ISBN: 0415257336, Pages: 320, Price: 110.00
Comment: 17 illustrations


What is the precise linguistic nature of stretched verbs, and how many
basic types are there? What kinds of grammatical connections are
involved, and what lexical limits are there on these are some of the
questions that this book sets out to answer in its investigation of
stretched verb constructions.

Lingfield(s): Language Description, Syntax

Subject Language(s):English (Language Code: ENG) 

Written In: English (Language Code: ENG)

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