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The position of English adverbials

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  • Joost Buysschaert
The traditional rules for predicting adverbial positions in the Engllish sentence fail in a number of cases. Some of the rules make wrong predictions, other rules fail to capture important generalizations. A new rule system is proposed which is shown to be more reliable.
Original languageEnglish
JournalInternational Review of Applied Linguistics in Language Teaching (IRAL)
VolumeXXV
Issue2
Pages (from-to)103-117
Number of pages15
DOIs
StatePublished - 1987

ID: 9855470