Rhythmic grammar : the influence of rhythm on grammatical variation and change in English /

This groundbreaking book highlights a phonological preference, the Principle of Rhythmic Alternation, as a factor in grammatical variation and change in English from the early modern period to the present. Though frequently overlooked in earlier research, the phonetically motivated avoidance of adja...

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Main Author: Schlüter, Julia, 1973-
Format: Book Electronic
Language:English
Published:Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, ©2005.
Series:Topics in English linguistics ; 46.
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