Reference : Layering of Size and Type Noun Constructions in English
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Layering of Size and Type Noun Constructions in English
English
Brems, Lieselotte mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > Département des langues et littératures modernes > Langue anglaise & Linguist.synchro.& diachro.de l'anglais >]
Dec-2011
1st
Mouton de Gruyter
Boston
USA
[en] grammaticalization ; noun phrase
[en] On the basis of synchronic and diachronic data analysis, the volume takes a close look at the synchronic layers of binominal size noun and type noun uses (a bunch/a load of X; a sort of X; a Y type of X) and reconsiders the framework of grammaticalization in view of issues raised by the phrases under discussion. As a result, a construction grammar-approach to grammaticalization is developed which does justice to the syntagmatic lexical, or collocational, reclustering observed in the data within an eclectic cognitive-functional approach.
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