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Module Reading List

Syntax, 2021/22, Semester 1
Valentina Brunetto
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

The main textbooks:

Carnie, Andrew (2021). Syntax : a generative introduction. 4th ed. Oxford: Blackwell.    

Haegeman, Liliane (2006). Thinking syntactically : a guide to argumentation and analysis. Oxford: Blackwell. Chapter 3 available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE 

Tallerman, Maggie (2011). Understanding syntax. 3rd ed. London: Hodder Education.      

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Additional readings:

Aarts, B. (2013). English syntax and argumentation. 4th edition. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan.

Crystal, D. (2010). The Cambridge encyclopedia of language. 3rd edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

D'Alessandro, R. (2019). Syntax made easy: how to read (and draw) syntactic trees. Utrecht University Repository.

van Valin, R. (2012). An introduction to syntax. Cambridge University Press. 

This list was last updated on 20/09/2021