Variation in the productivity of adjective comparison in present-day English

Tanja Säily, Victorina González-Díaz, Jukka Suomela

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCorpus Approaches to Contemporary British Speech : Sociolinguistic Studies of the Spoken BNC2014
EditorsVaclav Brezina, Robbie Love, Karin Aijmer
Number of pages26
Place of PublicationAbingdon
PublisherRoutledge
Publication date2018
Pages159-184
ISBN (Print)9781138287273
ISBN (Electronic)9781315268323
Publication statusPublished - 2018
MoE publication typeA3 Book chapter

Publication series

NameRoutledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics
PublisherRoutledge
Number21

Fields of Science

  • 6121 Languages
  • corpus linguistics
  • sociolinguistics
  • English language
  • adjective comparison
  • productivity
  • inflection
  • analyticity
  • syntheticity

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Säily, T., González-Díaz, V., & Suomela, J. (2018). Variation in the productivity of adjective comparison in present-day English. In V. Brezina, R. Love, & K. Aijmer (Eds.), Corpus Approaches to Contemporary British Speech: Sociolinguistic Studies of the Spoken BNC2014 (pp. 159-184). (Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics; No. 21). Abingdon: Routledge.