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It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

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Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

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Title: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 39 (MITWPL 39).
Edited By: Elena Guerzoni
Ora Matushansky


Calixto Agüero-Bautista
Plurality and Pair-List Readings

Bridget Copley
On the Syntax and Semantics of Futurate Readings

Jeffrey Gruber
A Configurational Account of Syntactic Ergative Patterning

Ken Hiraiwa
On Nominative-Genitive Conversion

Michela Ippolito
Temporal Subordinate Clauses: The Syntax of Tense

Shinichiro Ishihara
Stress, Focus and Scrambling in Japanese

Cornelia Krause
On Possession and Inherent Case

Philippe Schlenker
Clausal Equations (A Late Note on the Connectivity Problem)

Peter Svenonius
On Object Shift, Scrambling and the PIC

Publication Year: 2001
Publisher: MIT Working Papers in Linguistics
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Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
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