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The Resource Topicalization and stress clash avoidance in the history of English, by Augustin Speyer

Topicalization and stress clash avoidance in the history of English, by Augustin Speyer

Label
Topicalization and stress clash avoidance in the history of English
Title
Topicalization and stress clash avoidance in the history of English
Statement of responsibility
by Augustin Speyer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The use of object topicalization declined in Middle and Early Modern English because with the loss of V2, topicalization easily led to prosodically ill-formed sentences with focal accents in clash. The book presents and discusses the effects of this ;Clash Avoidance Requirement in present-day English and German as well as in Old English, where it plays a crucial role in subject movement
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Speyer, Augustin
Dewey number
420/.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1075
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Topics in English linguistics
Series volume
69
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Thema-Rhema-Gliederung
  • Topikalisierung
  • Deutsch
  • Englisch
Label
Topicalization and stress clash avoidance in the history of English, by Augustin Speyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Topicalization in Middle and Modern English-A prosodically induced change in syntactic usage -- 3. The Clash Avoidance Requirement in Modern English and German -- 4. Phonological aspects of the Clash Avoidance Requirement -- 5. Topicalization and the Clash Avoidance Requirement in Old English -- 6. Concluding remarks
Control code
630538962
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110220247
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612716348
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
271634
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)630538962
Label
Topicalization and stress clash avoidance in the history of English, by Augustin Speyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Topicalization in Middle and Modern English-A prosodically induced change in syntactic usage -- 3. The Clash Avoidance Requirement in Modern English and German -- 4. Phonological aspects of the Clash Avoidance Requirement -- 5. Topicalization and the Clash Avoidance Requirement in Old English -- 6. Concluding remarks
Control code
630538962
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110220247
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612716348
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
271634
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)630538962

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