LINGUIST List 30.4625

Thu Dec 05 2019

Books: Null Subjects in Englishes: Schröter

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Date: 11-Nov-2019
From: Asja Kusnezowa <>
Subject: Null Subjects in Englishes: Schröter
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Title: Null Subjects in Englishes
Subtitle: A Comparison of British English and Asian Englishes
Series Title: Topics in English Linguistics [TiEL]
Published: 2019
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

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Author: Verena Schröter
Hardback: ISBN: 9783110633436 Pages: 291 Price: U.S. $ 114.99

This book presents the first systematic quantitative study of null subjects not only in British English, but also in the contact varieties Indian, Hong Kong and Singapore English. Analysing informal spoken language, it addresses issues relevant for language contact and World Englishes, corpus linguistics and variationist sociolinguistics, linguistic typology and syntax.

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)

Written In: English (eng)

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