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Transformational Grammar a First Course

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Nellalou rated it really liked it Jun 18, Radford is well known for his effective teaching approaches and trransformational current volume demonstrates his talent by giving a concise, non-technical introduction to the field. Rare is the thrill to read to see the mind opened up to mechanisms underlying how the mind works. Radford provides a useful, detailed bibliography of primary source material.

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Intended primarily for students lacking background in syntax, this introduction covers the goals of linguistic theory, syntactic structure, the nature and role of the lexicon, and the function and operations of transformations. References to this book Uncommon Understanding: Fransiska Latuihamallo rated it it was amazing Mar 05, Transflrmational — Transformational Grammar by Andrew Radford.

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Hence the lower rating for content and applied uses I would give it five. Dixon No preview available – Account Options Sign in. Even though this book is awfully outdated now, and Andrew Radford’s “Minimalist Syntax” already rendered this book kind of obsolete, it’s a great read and a lovely introduction to this wacky stuff Chomskians work with, specially if you want to know what happened before things went Transformatipnal in Generative Grammar.

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