Search for dissertations about: "Erik Smitterberg"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Erik Smitterberg.

  1. 1. The Progressive in 19th-Century English : A Process of Integration

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Engelska institutionen

    Author : Erik Smitterberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English language; The progressive; 19th-century English; diachronic studies; corpus linguistics; syntactic variation; verb phrase; aspect; dimensions of variation; Engelska; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; English; engelska;

    Abstract : The present work is a corpus-based study of the English progressive during the 19th century. The study is based on Conce, a one-million-word corpus covering the period 1800–1900 and comprising seven genres, both speech-related and non-speech-related. READ MORE