Modality in English: Theory and Description

Modality in English: Theory and Description

by Raphael Salkie
     
 

ISBN-10: 3110196344

ISBN-13: 9783110196344

Pub. Date: 06/30/2009

Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter

This volume presents strongly empirical, corpus-based studies of a range of English modal auxiliaries and modal constructions in specific uses. It also approaches some of the classic issues in the field of modality from new perspectives, notably that of the ‘Theory of Enunciative Operations’ developed by the French linguist Antoine Culioli and his

Overview

This volume presents strongly empirical, corpus-based studies of a range of English modal auxiliaries and modal constructions in specific uses. It also approaches some of the classic issues in the field of modality from new perspectives, notably that of the ‘Theory of Enunciative Operations’ developed by the French linguist Antoine Culioli and his colleagues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783110196344
Publisher:
Mouton de Gruyter
Publication date:
06/30/2009
Series:
Topics in English Linguistics [TiEL] Series
Pages:
390
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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