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Constructions in Cognitive Sociolinguistics  

Willem B. Hollmann

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Apr 2013
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Dec 2013
This chapter explores some of the ways in which cognitive linguists have interfaced with sociolinguistics in order to enrich and refine their analyses. It describes cognitive linguistic research on ... More

Corpus-Based and Corpus-Driven Analyses of Language Variation and Use  

Douglas Biber

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Feb 2015
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Jul 2015
The present chapter introduces the new perspectives on language variation and use that have resulted from investigations of language corpora. Two major analytical approaches are ... More

Syntax and Semantics in African American English  

Lisa J. Green and Walter Sistrunk

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Jul 2015
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Aug 2015
In this chapter, we build on earlier research and approaches to structure and meaning in African American English (AAE) in presenting an overview of syntactic and semantic properties in ... More

What being a Syntactically Ergative Language means for Katukina-Kanamari  

Francesc Queixalós

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Jun 2017
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Aug 2017
The structure of the basic clause in Katukina-Kanamari is, to a significant extent, conditioned by the internal structure of the verb phrase, which is starkly parallel to that of noun and ... More

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