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Explorations in Functional Syntax - A New Framework for Lexicogrammatical Analysis - G. David Morley
G. David Morley [+]
University of Strathclyde
G. David Morley is Lecturer in Modern Languages at the University of Strathclyde, Scotland. He is also the author of An Introduction to Systemic Grammar (Macmillan, 1985) and Syntax in Functional Grammar: an Introduction to Lexicogrammar in Systemic Linguistics (Continuum, 2000).
The word is the basic constituent of sentence structure, the basic unit of syntax. This chapter discusses the noun, the adjective, the verb, the adverb, the preposition, the conjunction, as well as expressives and pronominals.