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English nominalizations in -ing.

Synchronic and diachronic aspects.

by Berit Wik

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Published by Uppsala universitet, Eksp.: Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksell in Uppsala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Gerund.,
  • English language -- Grammar, Generative.,
  • English language -- Grammar, Historical.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesStudia Anglistica Upsaliensia,, 12, Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis., 12.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1313 .W5 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p.
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5091855M
    ISBN 109155400345
    LC Control Number74163400

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3, Part 2, July, (Hardback or Cased Book) Lees, Robert. Nominalizations are nouns that are created from adjectives (words that describe nouns) or verbs (action words). For example, “interference” is a nominalization of “interfere,” “decision” is a nominalization of “decide,” and “argument” is a nominalization of “argue.” Below are some of the more common nominalizations (on.

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John's playing the piano) and finite clauses. Of the gerundive and finite types of nominalization, those that function in factive contexts are focused on. (English for Medical Purpose) (Wenyan, ), and analysis of deverbal nominalizations (nominalizations with verb origin) across written and spoken scientific language (Norouzi, Khomeijani Farahani & Borzabadi Farahani, ).

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Noun Phrases and Nominalizations: The Syntax of DPs is a theoretical study of nominal expressions which covers central aspects of their syntax that have not been approached with concurrent tools in recent years. The study examines the functional structure, offers a structural definition of syntactic nominalization, and carefully draws the border line between the lexical nominalizing mechanism Brand: Springer Netherlands.

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Zombie nouns transform simple and straightforward prose into. Teach Writing by Paraphrasing with Nominalizations Main Idea. Paraphrasing is a reading comprehension and writing skill.

Read a sentence or paragraph, ask questions about the text (i.e. what is the main idea?) and then write the same idea in different words. Introduction Nominalizations (i.e., the formation of nominals from deverbal and deadjectival bases) remain something of a puzzle for linguistic theory, in spite of the central place they have taken in linguistic investigation for about fifty years (starting with the seminal work of Lees and Chomsky ).

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Education. Lees went to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in to work on its machine translation project. He first came to notice with an influential review of Noam Chomsky's Syntactic Structures (), and his book The Grammar of English was later dismissed by Victor Yngve from his research position, as he had wanted to continue working on straight.

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Nominalizations have remained in the center of linguistic discussion at least sinceand one might be correct in stating that they are still much of a : Artemis Alexiadou. “modern English” version, by contrast, is teeming with nominalizations (considerations, conclusion, activities, tendency, capacity, unpredictable) and other vague abstractions (phenomena, success, failure, element).

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Lorés Sanz, Rosa. Author: Alireza Jalilifar, Seyedeh Elham Elhambakhsh, Peter R. White. This book addresses recent developments in the study of quantifier phrases, nominalizations, and the linking definite determiner. It reflects the intense reconsideration of the nature of quantification, and of fundamental aspects of the syntax and semantics of quantifier phrases.

Leading international scholars explore novel and challenging ideas at the interfaces between syntax and morphology.Grammatical metaphors are indispensable resources that scientists employ to create scientific worlds.

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