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Title: Functional Approaches to Spanish Syntax
Subtitle: Lexical Semantics, Discourse and Transitivity
Edited By: J. Clancy Clements
Jiyoung Yoon
URL: http://www.palgrave.com/products/Catalogue.aspx?is=1403994064
Description:

The first usage-based approach of its kind, this volume contains twelve
studies on key issues in Spanish syntax: word order, null arguments,
grammatical-relation marking, inalienable possession, ser and estar,
adjective placement, small clauses and causatives. The studies are
approached within a broad functionalist perspective. The studies strengthen
the view that components of grammar intricately interact and that a
usage-based approach to analyzing them offers new and insightful
perspectives on some stubborn problems.

Publication Year: 2005
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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Linguistic Field(s): Syntax
Subject Language(s): Spanish
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1403994064
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Prices: U.K. £ 55.00