By Otto Jespersen
By Linda Hoyt,Teresa Therriault
By Cedric Boeckx
By Linda Hoyt,Lynnette Brent
Day 1: Model—A version lesson deals ready-to-use educating language which could function a think-aloud for the numerous lesson themes within the e-book (using an modifying list, combining sentences, punctuation discussion, and more).
Day 2: Guided Practice—Use this lesson to steer scholars throughout the modifying and proofreading of a scholar writing sample
Day three: autonomous Practice—When prepared, scholars commence the method of in retrospect at their very own paintings with a cautious eye towards conventions and mechanics. scholars edit with their peers.
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By Elizabeth Pearce
The e-book offers an outline of Unua, one in all dialects of Unua-Pangkumu, an Oceanic language of Malakula Island, Vanuatu. Unua has approximately seven-hundred audio system who're bilinguals utilizing Unua in neighborhood interactions and utilizing the nationwide language, Bislama, non-locally, in addition to in neighborhood public and non secular settings.
The description relies on fabric accrued within the box from audio system of other age-groups within the 5 Unua villages. the information corpus contains a large physique of fabric: modern translations of the hot testomony gospels; audio-recorded transcribed and glossed texts; and elicited fabric amassed with more than a few audio system. The research comprises comparisons with different Malakula languages and is either one of typological and historical-comparative curiosity. the information documentation is titanic and targeted.
By Nancy Stenson
Intermediate Irish is a jargon-free workbook reading the main familiar grammatical constructions in the Irish language. targeting the repeated use of grammatical styles, the Grammar develops an knowing of the buildings awarded, making the kinds standard and automated for learners.
This uncomplicated workbook includes:
- terminology brought and defined with a number of examples
- exercises within the grammatical varieties brought within the text
- translation exercises
- an workout key.
By Robert Freidin
By Roberta D'Alessandro
This publication is a learn monograph on impersonal si buildings (ISC) in Italian in the Minimalist software framework. The e-book bargains a brand new perspective on ISCs, offering a brand new set of the most important info that have been formerly unknown, and stating many features of ISCs that have been ignored ahead of. It leads to the creation of extra technique of syntactic research on the side among slim syntax and pragmatics.
By Tony McEnery,Richard Xiao
This e-book is anxious with cross-linguistic distinction of significant grammatical different types in English and chinese language, most vital but genetically diversified global languages. This genetic distinction has led to many subsidiary variations which are, between different issues, with regards to grammar. in comparison with typologically similar languages, cross-linguistic distinction of English and chinese language is tougher but promising. the most topic of this e-book lies in its concentrate on cross-linguistic distinction of aspect-related grammatical different types, or, grammatical different types that give a contribution to aspectual that means – either state of affairs point on the semantic point and point of view element on the grammatical point – in English and Chinese.
The exact power of this quantity lies in that it really is first corpus-based ebook contrasting English and chinese language. provided that the cutting-edge in language stories is to exploit corpora, the importance of the wedding among contrastive experiences and the corpus technique during this e-book isn't really to be underestimated.
By Luis López