Über den Autor
Kersti BA rjars is Professor of Linguistics at the University of Manchester, UK. She is the author of Feature Distribution in Swedish Noun Phrases. Kate Burridge is Professor of Linguistics at Monash University, Australia. She is the author of Forbidden Words: Taboo and the Censoring of Language.
Preface 1. Introduction: the glamour of grammar 2. The structure of sentences 3. The words of English 4. Functions within the clause 5. Different sentence types 6. The verb phrase 7. The noun phrase 8. Clauses within clauses 9. Beyond the sentence 10. Grammar at work 11. English worldwide Exercises