This is the first study that empirically investigates preposition placement across all clause types. The study compares first-language (British English) and second-language (Kenyan English) data and will therefore appeal to readers interested in world Englishes. Over 100 authentic corpus examples are discussed in the text, which will appeal to those who want to see 'real data'
Despite the frequency with which dictionaries are unquestioningly consulted, many have little idea what actually goes into producing them or how meanings are definitively ascertained. This up-to-date reference work provides straightforward and forward-looking listings of lexicographical terms.