Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
New Zealand English$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Jennifer Hay and Margaret A. Maclagan

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780748625291

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625291.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.edinburgh.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Edinburgh University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in ESO for personal use.date: 18 September 2021

Morphosyntax

Morphosyntax

Chapter:
(p.47) 3 Morphosyntax
Source:
New Zealand English
Author(s):

Jennifer Hay

Margaret Maclagan

Elizabeth Gordon

Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625291.003.0003

This chapter is organised into sections that broadly group together a variety of syntactic phenomena. It begins by examining various phenomena relating to verbs, starting with broad issues relating to verb forms, and then turning to modal verbs in particular, the expression of negation, and verbal agreement. The chapter then discusses different ways in which New Zealanders can talk about possession, and concludes by examining the use of pronouns, adjectives, and adverbs.

Keywords:   syntactic phenomena, verb forms, modal verbs, negation, verbal agreement, possession, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs

Edinburgh Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.