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By Irén Hegedűs, Alexandra Fodor

The quantity brings jointly seventeen peer-reviewed, revised papers initially offered on the sixteenth foreign convention on English old Linguistics (ICEHL 16), held in August 2010 on the collage of Pécs, Hungary. this feature goals to teach how theoretical and empirical techniques will be mixed within the ancient research of the English language, what insights and designated info might be got approximately language swap within the background of English with the aid of instruments like old corpora or with inter- and transdisciplinary tools. the amount is prepared round 5 thematic headings. the 1st discusses dialects and neighborhood edition from the point of view of touch linguistics and phonological, morphological, and lexical switch. the second one has syntactic edition and grammaticalization as its concentration. Papers on grammatical alterations in nominal and pronominal buildings are provided partially 3. the mixing of loanwords in center English is mentioned partly 4, and the final investigates communicative intentions in old discourse.

The quantity should still entice linguists attracted to historic facets of dialect and discourse reviews, old pragmatics, touch linguistics, grammaticalization idea, corpus linguistics, and naturally language switch.

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