A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles: Volume 5, Syntax (fourth volume) [NOOK Book]

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This book was first published in 1954, A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles is a valuable contribution to the field of English Language and Linguistics.
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A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles: Volume 5, Syntax (fourth volume)

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Overview

This book was first published in 1954, A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles is a valuable contribution to the field of English Language and Linguistics.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781135664633
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 5/24/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 1120
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

1. Introductory

2. Simple nexus as ordinary object

3. Simple nexus as object of result

4. Various remarks on nexus-objects

5. Simple nexus as regimen of a preposition

6. A simple nexus as tertiary

7. Nexus-substantives

8. The gerund. Substantive nature

9. The gerund. Verbal nature

10. The infinitive

11. The infinitive. Subject and predicative

12. Infinitive as object

13. To-infinitive as object

14. Infinitive governed by prepositions

15. The infinitive as tertiary

16. The infinitive as tertiary

17. Infinitives of reaction and specification

18. Subject + infinitive as object of main verb

19. Subject + infinitive in other employments

20. Final remarks on infinitives

21. Clauses as tertiaries

22. Implied dependent nexus

23. Negation

14. Requests

15. Questions

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