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Published: 04 October 2016

640 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199591435

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The Oxford Handbook of Modality and Mood

Edited by Jan Nuyts and Johan van der Auwera

Oxford Handbooks

  • Considers the expression of mood and modality in a range of typologically diverse languages
  • Surveys not only grammatical devices but also lexical devices for expressing modality and mood
  • Uses consistent and precise terminological conventions
  • Features an introductory section including a chapter on the historical origins and development of research in modality and mood