Negation and Contact: With special focus on Singapore English

Negation and Contact: With special focus on Singapore English

English | 2017 | ISBN: 9027259488 | 216 Pages | PDF | 2,3 MB

The study of negation across languages has left no stone unturned with respect to a range of frequently-researched areas, such as negative raising, negative concord, and the behavior of quantifiers under negative scope. Past research has chiefly focused on the category of negation from a cross-linguistic perspective, with probably less attention devoted to the study of negation across dialects of languages, or across contact languages. The observation of universal quantification in the scope of negation in the English spoken in Singapore, for example, is an area which has been largely under-researched in the literature, as has the rarely-reported phenomenon of negative raising in Singapore English. The present volume profiles some of the problems of negation in English and Singapore English, framed against the background of studies of negation in other contact dialects of English and pidgins/creoles, and offering a diverse range of theoretical approaches to the problems.

Download:

http://longfiles.com/2znw3s3wp72l/Negation_and_Contact_With_special_focus_on_Singapore_English.pdf.html

[Fast Download] Negation and Contact: With special focus on Singapore English


Ebooks related to "Negation and Contact: With special focus on Singapore English" :
An Active Modern Chinese Grammar & Translation (with simplified Chinese example sentences) [Kindle E
Understanding Second Language Acquisition [Kindle Edition]
SAT Reading and Writing Prep Study Guide & Practice Test Questions for the SAT Reading Comprehension
The Devil Gets His Due: The Uncollected Essays
English Humour for Beginners
Streamline English Directions Student`s Book
English Vocabulary in Use Elementary CDROM Second Edition
Access 3 Grammar Book Plus
Funny Fairy Tale Grammar: (Grades 3-4)
New Insights Into Business ( Student's Book with Audio CD )
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.