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The English Noun Phrase
Language: un
Pages:
Authors: Evelien Keizer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

English has an interesting variety of noun phrases, which differ greatly in structure. Examples are 'binominal' (two-noun) phrases ('a beast of a party'); possessive constructions ('the author's opinion'); and discontinuous noun phrases ('the review [came out yesterday] of his book'). How are these different noun phrases structured? How do we
Exploring the English Noun Phrase
Language: un
Pages: 232
Authors: Jozef Falinski
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

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The Noun Phrase in English
Language: un
Pages: 229
Authors: Alex Ho-Cheong Leung, Wim van der Wurff
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-18 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

Building on a substantial earlier literature, the chapters in this volume further advance knowledge and understanding of properties of the noun phrase in English. The empirical material for the papers includes both historical and present-day data, with the two often shedding light on each other in a process of mutual
Postmodifying Clauses in the English Noun Phrase
Language: un
Pages: 230
Authors: Pieter de Haan
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Rodopi

This book reports on the results of a project whose aim was to give a detailed description of a number of syntactic properties of postmodifying clauses in the English NP, and study the way in which some of these properties are related to each other in a variety of text
Noun Phrase Complexity in English
Language: un
Pages: 294
Authors: Eva Berlage
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-05 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

What makes the noun phrase 'the man I saw' more complex than 'the man'? This book explores that question.