Dummy auxiliaries are seemingly superfluous words that appear in learner varieties across languages. This volume is an up-to-date overview of research on dummy auxiliaries with contributions covering English, Dutch, German, French, Cypriot-Greek, first and second language acquisition, and specific language impairment as well as dialectal variation.Researchers working on first, bilingual or second language acquisition have reported that learners often use auxiliary verbs with little or no meaning of their own in their ... However, to date, dummy auxiliaries have seldom been Introduction.
|Title||:||Dummy Auxiliaries in First and Second Language Acquisition|
|Author||:||Elma Blom, Ineke van de Craats, Josje Verhagen|
|Publisher||:||Walter de Gruyter - 2013-08-28|