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'
The minimal-er program. Contents: 1. Leading ideas in the study of language; 2. The Minimalist Program; 3. The Computational System; 4. Phrase Markers in a Minimalist Program; 5. Properties of the Transformational Component; 6. Order; 7. Some residual problems.