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Text - Textsorte - Sprachgeschichte
Text - Textsorte - Sprachgeschichte
by Thomas Kohnen
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The study describes the evolution of English participial and gerundial constructions in Middle English and early modern English, concentrating in the process on the function of text varieties in language change. Building on a detailed analysis of all the... (read more)

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Deskriptive Grammatik Und Allgemeiner Sprachvergleich
Deskriptive Grammatik Und Allgemeiner Sprachvergleich
by Dietmar Zaefferer
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More and more linguists acknowledge the cardinal importance of good descriptive grammar, especially when it satisfies the criterion of comparability across languages. Pioneering in this respect was the Lingua Descriptive Studies questionnaire devised by... (read more)

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Biographisches Erzählen Auf Jiddisch
Biographisches Erzählen Auf Jiddisch
by Gertrud Reershemius
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This study is based on empirical linguistic data and examines modern Yiddish as spoken in present-day Israel. The approach is functional-pragmatic, analyzing the way in which the grammatical repertory of Yiddish is used in narrative discourse. Special... (read more)

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Deutsche Morphologie = German Morphology (de Gruyter Lexikon)
Deutsche Morphologie = German Morphology (de Gruyter Lexikon)
by Petra M. Vogel
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The de Gruyter dictionary of German morphology is concerned with all aspects of word formation and inflection in German. It combines the benefits of a handbook with the advantages of a dictionary 27 handbook-type articles and 96 short entries in... (read more)

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Natürliches Sprechen IM Belehrenden Schreiben
Natürliches Sprechen IM Belehrenden Schreiben
by Silke Köstler-holste
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The aims of the book are twofold: (a) to unite language, literature, and history in the framework of a biographically supported and educationally well-founded historiography of language, and (b) to analyze the conversational structure and the lexical... (read more)

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Perzeption Und Kognitive Verarbeitung Der Sprachmelodie: Theoretische Grundlagen Und Empirische Untersuchungen (Language, Context and Cognition)
Perzeption Und Kognitive Verarbeitung Der Sprachmelodie: Theoretische Grundlagen Und Empirische Untersuchungen (Language, Context and Cognition)
by Oliver Niebuhr
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The study presented here is concerned with the speech melody of (Standard) German and examines three central units of speech melody which occur with stressed words. They convey attitudinal meanings which indicate whether what is being said in the speaker... (read more)

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Sprecherurteile Zur Dekomponierbarkeit Englischer Idiome
Sprecherurteile Zur Dekomponierbarkeit Englischer Idiome
by Beate Abel
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The volume gives an account of two psycholinguistic studies capturing and comparing judgments by German and English native speakers on the decomposability of English idioms. To explain the findings, a model of dual idiom representation is formulated... (read more)

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Lexikalische Kategorien Und Merkmale
Lexikalische Kategorien Und Merkmale
by Gisa Rauh
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The volume contains a selection of papers given at a workshop organized in 1994 on major lexical categories. The seven articles in this volume take a variety of viewpoints concerning problems of distinguishing major categories in general, as well as... (read more)

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Symmetrie Bei Schriftsystemen
Symmetrie Bei Schriftsystemen
by Alexandra Wiebelt
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Writing systems avoid characters that are mirror images of one another (like b and d). The reasons for this are bound up with the way our brains work. The present study examines 41 sets of characters and signs in diachronic and contrastive terms. The... (read more)

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Studia Linguistica Germanica #98: Otto Von Bismarcka (TM)S Use of a Volka (TM)
Studia Linguistica Germanica #98: Otto Von Bismarcka (TM)S Use of a Volka (TM)
by Szilvia Odenwald-varga
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This historical semantic study examines Otto von Bismarck 's use of the term Volk ( people ) and its synonyms such as Nation or Stamm ( tribe ). It shows that the expressions are multiply polysemous and that individual meanings can be bundled together... (read more)

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Wortbildung Und Grammatik
Wortbildung Und Grammatik
by Susann Siebert
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This study inquires into the 'place' word-formation has in grammar. It develops a model in which the grammatical regularities of word-formation are derived not from morphology-specific rules but from syntactic restrictions and principles. The model is... (read more)

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Reihe Germanistische Linguistik #291: Polemik Und Argumentation in Der Wissenschaft Des 19. Jahrhunderts: Eine Pragmalinguistische Untersuchung Der Auseinandersetzung Zwischen Carl Vogt Un
Reihe Germanistische Linguistik #291: Polemik Und Argumentation in Der Wissenschaft Des 19. Jahrhunderts: Eine Pragmalinguistische Untersuchung Der Auseinandersetzung Zwischen Carl Vogt Un
by Steffen Haßlauer
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Carl Vogt 's quarrel with Rudolph Wagner is considered to be a culmination of the materialism dispute in the 19th century. Out of this basically academic issue on the nature of human mental functions, a personal dispute quickly developed which was... (read more)

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Deutsche Grammatik (de Gruyter Lexikon)
Deutsche Grammatik (de Gruyter Lexikon)
by Elke Hentschel
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This lexicon summarizes in concise articles questions concerning German grammar und their context. All cases, parts of speech, tenses, moods, syntactic categories, etc. are explained. This reference work is intended for users seeking orientation... (read more)

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Einige Prinzipien Des Textaufbaus
Einige Prinzipien Des Textaufbaus
by Christiane Von Stutterheim
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The form and structuring of an ordinary-language text (say the description of an instruction or a story) are largely pre-determined by the quaestio, the explicit or implicit question that the text as a whole is seeking to answer. This is the pilot... (read more)

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Satzstrukturen IM Deutschen Und Englischen
Satzstrukturen IM Deutschen Und Englischen
by Klaus Fischer
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Waffenbezeichnungen in Althochdeutschen Glossen
Waffenbezeichnungen in Althochdeutschen Glossen
by Angelika O'sullivan
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Lexikonimport, Lexikonexport: Studien Zur Wiederverwertung Lexikalischer Informationen (Sprache Und Information)
Lexikonimport, Lexikonexport: Studien Zur Wiederverwertung Lexikalischer Informationen (Sprache Und Information)
by Petra Ludewig
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Geodäsie
Geodäsie
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Semantik, Lexikographie Und Computeranwendungen
Semantik, Lexikographie Und Computeranwendungen
by Nico Weber
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Grammatische Variation Und Sozialstruktur
Grammatische Variation Und Sozialstruktur
by Aria Adli
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