LINGUIST List 26.3346

Fri Jul 17 2015

TOC: English Text Construction 8/1 (2015)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 17-Jul-2015
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: English Text Construction Vol. 8, No. 1 (2015)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: English Text Construction
Volume Number: 8
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2015

Main Text:

2015. iii, 157 pp.

Table of Contents


Kazuo Ishiguro’s gentle transgression of tradition, myths and stereotypes: Towards a reading of the contemporary in The Remains of the Day
Noémie Nélis
1 – 20

A corpus-based account of left-detached items in the recent history of English: Left Dislocation vs. Left Detached-sequences*
David Tizón-Couto
21 – 64

Argument structures in Chinese university students’ argumentative writing: A contrastive study
Xinghua Liu and Clare Furneaux
65 – 87

Word order in English and French: The position of English and French adverbial connectors of contrast
Maïté Dupont
88 – 124


Hendrik De Smet, Spreading Patterns. Diffusional Change in the English System of Complementation
Martin Hilpert
125 – 131

Martin Hilpert, Construction Grammar and its Application to English
Lieselotte Brems
132 – 136

Patrick Colm Hogan, How Authors’ Minds Make Stories and Ulysses and the Poetics of Cognition
Tom De Keyser
137 – 142

Michaela Mahlberg, Corpus Stylistics and Dickens’s Fiction
Marija Milojkovic
143 – 152

Steve Walsh, Classroom Discourse and Teacher Development
Fanny Meunier
153 – 158

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
                            Language Acquisition
                            Ling & Literature
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            English (eng)
                            French (fra)

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