Authored Books



The Evolution of Pragmatic Markers in English: Pathways of Change. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Forthcoming October 2017.







The English Language: A Linguistic History. 3rd edition. Co-authored with Leslie K. Arnovick. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 2017 xxi + 618 pp. Online resources www.oupcanada.com/BrintonArnovick3e



The English Language: A Linguistic History. 2nd edition. Co-authored with Leslie K. Arnovick. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 2011. xvi and 602 pp. Online resources www.oupcanada.com/BrintonArnovick2e










The LInguistic Structure of Modern English. 2nd edition of The Structure of Modern English: A Linguistic Introduction. Co-authored with Donna M. Brinton. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins. xx and 426 pp. Online workbook http://dx.doi.org/10.1075/z.156.workbook








The Comment Clause in English: Syntactic Origins and Pragmatic Development. Studies in English Language. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008. xvii and 280 pp.




Lexicalization and Language Change. Co-authored with Elizabeth Closs Traugott. Cambridge Research Surveys in Linguistics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. xii and 207 pp. Hardback and paperback.








Japanese translation of Lexicalization and Language Change by Sukenari Hino for Kysuhu University Press, 2009.



Chinese translation of Lexicalization and Language Change by Luo Yaohua, Zheng Youjie, Fan Chengcheng and Chai Yanja. Beijing: Commercial Press, 2013. With new preface.



Korean translation of Lexicalization and Language Change by Choe Jeon-Seung and Hyeong Guk Seo. Seoul: YoukRack Publishing Co., 2016.



 

The English Language: A Linguistic History. Co-authored with Leslie K. Arnovick. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 2006. xx and 522 pages. Paperback. Companion website

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The Development of English Aspectual Systems: Aspectualizers and Post-verbal Particles. Cambridge Studies in Linguistics 49. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988. xii and 307 pp.

Digitally reprinted in paperback, 2009.




Pragmatic Markers in English: Grammaticalization and Discourse Functions. Topics in English Linguistics 19. Ed. Herman Wekker. Berlin and New York: Mouton de Gruyter, 1996. xvi and 412 pp.






Korean translation of The Structure of Modern English: A Linguistic Introduction by Kyobo Publishers, Seoul, 2006

The Structure of Modern English: A Linguistic Introduction. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 2000. xxi and 335pp.










The Structure of Modern English: a Linguistic Introduction. Workbook on CD-ROM.

 

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