The Acquisition of Swedish Grammar

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| Lund University
| Lund University
| Lund University
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This book provides a number of studies of different aspects of Swedish child language. Some of the thematic chapters present original, unpublished data: on the acquisition of tense, on the range and frequency of different word order patterns in early child Swedish, related to the input, meaning the language of adults talking to the children or in the presence of the children. The remaining chapters present overviews of previous research: on the acquisition of word formation rules, the noun phrase, and wh-questions. The introduction to this volume contains a concise overview of the basic features of Swedish grammar and a comprehensive overview of different Swedish child language corpora. The main body of research proceeds within a generative framework, but the text is designed to be accessible to researchers of different theoretical paradigms.
[Language Acquisition and Language Disorders, 33]  2004.  vi, 313 pp.
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Table of Contents
Introduction
Gunlög Josefsson and Christer Platzack
1–21
Swedish language learner corpora
Gisela Håkansson
23–29
The Acquisition of Tense
Lisa Christensen
31–74
Word formation
Ingmarie Mellenius
75–93
Input and output: Sentence Patterns in Child and Adult Swedish
Gunlög Josefsson
95–133
The Verb Phrase
Christer Platzack
135–154
Non-target Structures and Non-target Uses in Child and Adult Swedish
Gunlög Josefsson
155–193
Nominal phrases
Ute Bohnacker
195–260
The Acquisition of Swedish Wh-Questions
Lynn Santelmann
261–307
Index
309
“This is a valuable contribution with implications for the study of, for example, Swedish syntax and morphology, the acquisition of other languages, and linguistic typology.”
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Subjects
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  2003062998