Argument and Rhetoric: Adverbial Connectors in the History by Ursula Lenker

By Ursula Lenker

The e-book is the 1st corpus-based examine giving a entire assessment of English goods that have been used as adverbial connectors ('conjuncts', 'linking adverbials'), from previous English to Present-Day English. the writer analyses varied features of the makeup, capabilities and use of connectives, and considers morphological and syntactic elements in addition to pragmatic, textlinguistic and socio-cultural aspects.

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Argument and Rhetoric: Adverbial Connectors in the History of English (Topics in English Linguistics [TiEL])

The booklet is the 1st corpus-based examine giving a finished evaluate of English goods that have been used as adverbial connectors ('conjuncts', 'linking adverbials'), from previous English to Present-Day English. the writer analyses varied features of the makeup, features and use of connectives, and considers morphological and syntactic elements in addition to pragmatic, textlinguistic and socio-cultural features.

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