By John A. Hawkins
First released in 1986, this publication attracts jointly analyses of English and German. It defines the contrasts and similarities among the 2 languages and, particularly, appears on the query of even if contrasts in a single sector of the grammar is systematically regarding contrasts in one other, and even if there's any ‘directionality’ or solidarity to distinction all through grammar as an entire. it is recommended that there's, and that English and German can function a case research for a extra basic typology of languages than now we have.
This quantity could be of curiosity to quite a lot of linguists, together with scholars of Germanic languages; language typologists; generative grammarians trying to ‘fix the parameters’ on language variation;’ old linguists; and utilized linguists.
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A Comparative Typology of English and German: Unifying the Contrasts: Volume 6 (Routledge Library Editions: The English Language) by John A. Hawkins