Little words : their history, phonology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and acquisition
Leow, Ronald P. (Ronald Philip), 1954-
Presents an interdisciplinary examination of the functions and change in the use of clitics, pronouns, determiners, conjunctions, discourse particles, auxiliary/light verbs, prepositions, and other "little words" that have played a central role in linguistic theory and in language acquisition research.
This volume contains a selection of papers from the 2007 Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics.
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