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F. A. R. Bennion

in Understanding Common Law Legislation: Drafting and Interpretation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199564101
eISBN:
9780191705465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199564101.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Pairs of words used in statutes may have: opposite meanings (antonyms), identical meanings (synonyms), different meanings, shared meanings (overlapping terms), or conjoined meanings (hendiadys). A ... More


The Military Man, the Analysand, and the Queer in A Friend from England (1987)

Peta Mayer

in Misreading Anita Brookner: Aestheticism, Intertextuality and the Queer Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620597
eISBN:
9781789629927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620597.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter takes key discourses of Romantic masculinity to reimagine the relationship between female friends in A Friend from England (1987) and excavates three queer nineteenth-century narratives ... More


Calling Another to Social Reason: The Double Imperative Weź-V2 (“Take-V2”)

Jörg Zinken

in Requesting Responsibility: The Morality of Grammar in Polish and English Family Interaction

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190210724
eISBN:
9780190210748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190210724.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter examines the use of double imperative turns built with weź (“take”) and a second action verb as a practice for REQUESTING. Earlier work has interpreted this and similar double verb ... More


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