Papers from the 4th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics, Amsterdam, 10-13 April 1985 /

These papers are a selection from papers presented at the 4th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (Amsterdam, 1985). Most studies deal with some aspect of an earlier stage of English, though present day varieties of English are also under investigation. Many of the papers show...

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Meeting name:International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (4th : 1985 : University of Amsterdam)
Imprint:Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins, 1985.
Description:1 online resource (xvii, 341 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Series:Amsterdam studies in the theory and history of linguistic science. Series IV, Current issues in linguistic theory ; v. 41
Amsterdam studies in the theory and history of linguistic science. Series IV, Current issues in linguistic theory ; v. 41.
Subject:English language -- Grammar, Historical -- Congresses.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Linguistics -- General.
English language -- Grammar, Historical.
Englisch
Historische Sprachwissenschaft
Englisch.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11279112
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Other title:Papers from the Fourth International Conference on English Historical Linguistics, Amsterdam, 10-13 April 1985.
Other authors / contributors:Eaton, Roger.
ISBN:9789027279774
9027279772
9027235317
9789027235312
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
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Summary:These papers are a selection from papers presented at the 4th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (Amsterdam, 1985). Most studies deal with some aspect of an earlier stage of English, though present day varieties of English are also under investigation. Many of the papers show that there is a growing interest in the question why a certain change has taken place. Furthermore, the volume contains a considerable number of papers on historical syntax.
Other form:Print version: International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (4th : 1985 : University of Amsterdam). Papers from the 4th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics, Amsterdam, 10-13 April 1985. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins, 1985 9027235317