The Pseudo-Cleft Construction in English

The Pseudo-Cleft Construction in English

by F. R. Higgins

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ISBN-13: 9781138910157
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 02/03/2017
Pages: 408
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Introductory Note; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; Footnotes for Chapter 1; 2. The Pseudo-Cleft Transformation; Footnotes to Chapter 2; 3. Ambiguity, Connectedness, and the Extraction; Footnotes to Chapter 3; 4. Nominalizations, the Transformational Analysis, and Syntactic Connectedness; Footnotes to Chapter 4; Remarks to Chapters 2 and 4; 5. Copular Sentences and Ambiguity; Footnotes to Chapter 5; 6: Some Special Properties of Specificational Pseudo-Cleft Sentences; Footnotes to Chapter 6; 7. Epilogue; Appendix; References; Additional References

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