|aConstructional approaches to English grammar /|cedited by Graeme Trousdale, Nikolas Gisborne.
|aBerlin :|bMouton de Gruyter,|cc2008.
|avi, 310 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aTopics in English linguistics,|x1434-3452 ;|v57
|aIncludes bibliographical references and indexes.
|aGerunds, categories and constructions -- Approaches to the English gerund / Bas Aarts -- Constructions in grammaticalization and lexicalization : evidence from the history of a composite predicate construction in English / Graeme Trousdale -- Corpus approaches to constructions -- English relative clauses and construction grammar : a topic which preposition placement can shed light on? / Thomas Hoffmann -- Shall and shan't in contemporary English : a case of functional condensation / Alexander Bergs -- Constraints on the attributive use of "predicative-only" adjectives : a reassessment / Julia Schlu?ter -- Constructions and lexical approaches -- Antitransitivity and constructionality / Andrew Rosta -- Dependencies are constructions : a case study in predicative complementation / Nikolas Gisborne -- Word grammar and construction grammar / Richard Hudson.