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Author: Aimee Johansen Alnet
Publisher: Shimaore.net
Keywords: comorian, bantu, dialect, shimaore, structure, clause
Number of Pages: 286
Published: 2009
eBookDB-ID: GGKEY:S7QP

In my dissertation, I argue that lexical subjects in Shimaore are actually in topic position, and that subject and object markers are markers of agreement, rather than being pronominal in nature. I argue for the relational nature of this agreement, not relying on an agreement phrase in the clause structure of the language, and using an approach to agreement similar to that of Henderson (2006). In addressing the order of functional projections in Shimaore, I draw on work by Cinque (1999) and Julien (2002), among others. In addition to the affixation that is the focus of these two authors, Shima
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Author: Kathryn Klingebiel
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: romance, western, compounding, verb, noun
Number of Pages: 292
Published: 1989
ISBN-10: 0520097297
ISBN-13: 9780520097292

This study traces the development of the Noun + Verb compositional pattern, e.g., Latin manutenere, in four western Romance languages, providing listings of medieval and modern examples. The pattern has disappeared from literary French and Spanish, yet continues to show surprising vitality in Catalan, the dialects of Occitan, and even in non-standardized varieties of northern Gallo-Romance.
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Author: Joseph Laurent
Publisher: Global Language Press
Keywords: dialogues, english, abenakis, familiar, new
Number of Pages: 232
Published: 2006-09
ISBN-10: 0973892471
ISBN-13: 9780973892475

The original edition of this important grammar of the Abenaki language was first published in 1884 by Joseph Laurent (Sozap Lol Kizitgw), chief of the Indian village of St. Francis, P.Q., Canada. Its full original title was "New familiar Abenakis and English dialogues, the first vocabulary ever published in the Abenakis language, comprising: the Abenakis alphabet, the key to the pronunciation and many grammatical explanations, also synoptical illustrations showing the numerous modifications of the Abenakis verb, &c.: to which is added the etymology of Indian names of certain localities, rivers
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Author: Nichole Wadsworth Schrafft
Publisher: Twin Lights Publishers
Keywords: beloved, ballpark, america, park, guide, fenway, field
Number of Pages: 64
Published: 2005-08-30
ISBN-10: 1885435533
ISBN-13: 9781885435538

This charming dictionary of baseball basics is a must for all aspiring baseball fans. Nichole Wadsworth Schrafft has collected wonderful photographs of Fenway Park, its maintenance staff, vendors, Red Sox owners, management, coaching staff, trainers, players, and fans. Each letter from A to Z features several pages of baseball phrases, terms, and expressions that are amusingly and simply defined. For example: "B is for BELIEVE (verb) (I Believe, We Believe) The act of accepting something as the truth or reality. Red Sox fans have believed in their team season after season. 2004 proved to be th
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Author: Nichole Wadsworth Schrafft
Publisher: Twin Lights Publishers
Keywords: park, fenway, guide, field
Number of Pages: 35
Published: 2009-06-01
ISBN-10: 1885435991
ISBN-13: 9781885435996

This charming children's dictionary of baseball basics is a must for all aspiring baseball fans. In the second edition of this title, Nichole Wadsworth Schrafft has collected wonderful photographs of Fenway Park, its maintenance staff, vendors, Red Sox owners, management, coaching staff, trainers, players, and fans. Each letter from A to Z features several pages of baseball phrases, terms, and expressions that are amusingly and simply defined. For example: "B is for BELIEVE (verb) (I Believe, We Believe) The act of accepting something as the truth or reality. Red Sox fans have believed in thei
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Authors: William Strunk Jr., E. B. White,  Roger AngellBra
Publisher: Longman
Keywords: fourth, style, elements
Number of Pages: 105
Published: 1999-08-02
ISBN-10: 020530902X
ISBN-13: 9780205309023

You know the authors’ names. You recognize the title. You’ve probably used this book yourself. This is The Elements of Style, the classic style manual, now in a fourth edition. A new Foreword by Roger Angell reminds readers that the advice of Strunk & White is as valuable today as when it was first offered.This book’s unique tone, wit and charm have conveyed the principles of English style to millions of readers. Use the fourth edition of "the little book" to make a big impact with writing.    Contents  FOREWORD ix INTRODUCTION xiii I. ELEMENTARY RULES
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