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Analyzing English Grammar

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ISBN-10: 0205685943

ISBN-13: 9780205685943

Edition: 6th 2010

Authors: Thomas P. Klammer, Muriel R. Schulz, Angela Della Volpe

List price: $117.67
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Description:

Advanced Grammar text which encourages the readers to think critically about grammar and exposes them to a variety of linguistic theories. Supports and assists readers in learning about the structure of the English language. Teaches use of phase marker tree decisions. Includes traditional Reed-Kellogg diagrams, extensive discussion of language acquisition. Includes examples of American regional and social dialects. General interest; grammar
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Book details

List price: $117.67
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
Publication date: 7/22/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 464
Size: 7.75" wide x 10.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.782
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
What Is Grammar?
Grammar Versus Usage
Descriptive Grammars
Grammatical Prototypes
Learning About Grammar
Aids to Learning About Language
Diagramming
IC Analysis
Phrase Structure Trees
Suggestions for Reading This Book
Key Terms
Endnotes
Varieties of English
Regional Dialects
Social Dialects
Standard American English
Styles
Second Language Acquisition
English in an International Context
Summary
Key Terms
Endnotes
The Morphology of English
Morphemes
Allomorphs
Inflectional Morphemes
Noun Inflections
Verb Inflections
Adjective and Adverb Inflections
Functional Shift
Derivational Morphemes
Form Classes and Structure Classes
A Word About Words Summary
Review Exercises
Key Terms
Form-Class Words
Form and function
Forms with Overlapping Functions
Nouns
Prototypes and Peripheral
Subclasses and Features
Noun Subclasses
Verbs
Verb Subclasses
Adjectives
Adjective Subclasses
Adverbs
Adverb Subclasses
Analyzing Form and function
Comments and Suggestions
Summary
Review Exercises
Key Terms
Endnotes
Structure-Class Words
Structure-Class versus Form-Class Words
Determiners
Diagrams and Trees
Auxiliaries
Moda