Dependency in linguistic description /

The book covers three major topics crucial for contemporary syntactic research. Firstly, it offers a sketch of a general theory of dependency in natural language. Different types of linguistic dependencies are distinguished (semantic, syntactic, and morphological), the criteria for their recognition...

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Imprint:Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub., ©2009.
Description:1 online resource (xxii, 281 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Series:Studies in language companion series, 0165-7763 ; v. 111
Studies in language companion series ; v. 111.
Subject:Dependency grammar.
French language -- Syntax.
Serbian language -- Syntax.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Grammar & Punctuation.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Linguistics -- Syntax.
Dependency grammar.
French language -- Syntax.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11189178
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Other authors / contributors:Polguère, Alain, 1959-
Melʹčuk, Igorʹ A. (Igorʹ Aleksandrovič), 1932-
ISBN:9789027289582
9027289581
9789027205780
9027205787
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6612104929
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
English.
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Summary:The book covers three major topics crucial for contemporary syntactic research. Firstly, it offers a sketch of a general theory of dependency in natural language. Different types of linguistic dependencies are distinguished (semantic, syntactic, and morphological), the criteria for their recognition are formulated, and all possible combinations are discussed in some detail. Secondly, it demonstrates the application of the general theory in two specific domains: establishing the system of Surface-Syntactic Relations in French and linear positioning of clitics in Serbian. Thirdly, it presents a.
Other form:Print version: Dependency in linguistic description. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub., ©2009 9789027205780 9027205787