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Wed Nov 14 2012

TOC: Languages in Contrast 12/2 (2012)

Editor for this issue: Rebekah McClure <>

Date: 14-Nov-2012
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Languages in Contrast Vol. 12, No. 2 (2012)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Languages in Contrast Volume Number: 12 Issue Number: 2 Issue Date: 2012

Main Text:

2012. iii, 159 pp.

Table of Contents


Human Impersonal Pronouns in Swedish and Dutch: A Contrastive Study of Man and Men
Evie Coussé and Johan van der Auwera 121–138

A Contrastive Analysis of (English) ‘There’ and (Spanish) Hay Existential Sentences: Towards a Constructional Prototype
Javier Pérez-Guerra 139–164

Existential Constructions in English and Swedish
Jennifer Herriman 165–186

Corpus-Based Functionality and Translatability: English–Spanish Progressive Constructions in Contrast and Translation
Marlén Izquierdo 187–210

A Cross-Linguistic Investigation of the Combinational Possibilities of the ‘For X Time’ Adverbial with Different Aspectual Verb Classes
Athina Sioupi 211–231

English and French Causal Connectives in Contrast
Sandrine Zufferey and Bruno Cartoni 232–250

A Contrastive Study of Nominalization in the Systemic Functional Framework
Tamara Mikolic Juznic 251–276


Pierre-Don Giancarli, Les Auxiliaires être et avoir. Etude comparée corse, français, acadien et anglais
Reviewed by David Banks 277–279

Linguistic Field(s): Semantics                             Syntax                             Translation
Subject Language(s): Dutch (nld)                             English (eng)                             French (fra)                             German (deu)                             Greek, Modern (ell)                             Italian (ita)                             Slovenian (slv)                             Spanish (spa)                             Swedish (swe)

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