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'
Transcription and coding systems from contrasting approaches to spoken language situated in their theoretical frameworks with sample analyses. Overview chapters present global design principles. Includes a large compendium of computerized corpora and related resources.