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Research Output 1983 2019

2002

Complex implied form, leisure pursuits, and cultural studies

Fabb, N., 1 Sep 2002, Changing Philologies: Contributions to the Redefinition of Foreign Language Studies in the Age of Globalisation. Hansen, H. L. (ed.). p. 105-120 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cultural Studies
Leisure
Pursuit
Aesthetic Experience
Linguistic Pragmatics
Language Structure
Verse
Linguistic Analysis
Literary Structure
Poetry
7 Citations (Scopus)

The metres of 'Dover Beach'

Fabb, N. A. J., 2002, In : Language and Literature. 11, 2, p. 99-117 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Length
Iambic Pentameter
Grid
Literary Forms
Conventional
2001

Language and literature

Fabb, N., 1 Nov 2001, International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioural Sciences. Vol. 12. p. 8282-8287 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Language
Linguistic Form
Literary Forms
Constituent
Inferencing
7 Citations (Scopus)

Weak monosyllables in iambic verse and the communication of metrical form

Fabb, N., 2 Nov 2001, In : Lingua. 111, 11, p. 771-790 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

communication
regularity
art
evidence
Verse
2000

Linguistics and literature

Fabb, N., 30 Aug 2000, The Handbook of Linguistics. Aronoff, M. & Rees-Miller, J. (eds.). Malden MA, p. 446-465 20 p. (Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Historical Context
Origin of Language
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ways of Reading: Advanced reading skills for students of English literature

Montgomery, M., Durant, A., Mills, S., Fabb, N. & Furniss, T., 2000, 2nd ed. London. 369 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

English Literature
Reading Skills
Electronic Mail
Journalism
Drama
1999

Relative clauses

Fabb, N., 5 Nov 1999, Concise Encyclopedia of Grammatical Categories. Brown, K. & Miller, J. (eds.). 1st ed. p. 319-323 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

14 Citations (Scopus)

Verse constituency and the locality of alliteration

Fabb, N., Jul 1999, In : Lingua. 108, 4, p. 223-245 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

linguistics
evidence
Verse
Constituency
Alliteration
1998

Compounding

Fabb, N., 1998, The Handbook of Morphology. Spencer, A. & Zwicky, A. (eds.). Oxford, p. 66-83 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Compounding
1997

Linguistics and literature: language in the verbal arts of the world

Fabb, N., 12 Dec 1997, Oxford. 320 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Language
Art
Original Language
Verse
Irony
1995

The density of response: a problem for literary criticism and cognitive science

Fabb, N., 1995, Linguistic Approaches to Literature: Papers in literary stylistics. Payne, J. (ed.). Birmingham, p. 143-157 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Literary Criticism
Cognitive Science
1994

Sentence Structure

Fabb, N., 1994, 1st ed. London. 144 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Sentence Parsing
Problem Solving
Teaching
Comparative Linguistics
African Languages
1993

How to write essays, dissertations and theses in literary studies

Fabb, N. & Durant, A., 1 Nov 1993, 1st ed. Harlow. 160 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Literary Studies
Reader
1992
10 Citations (Scopus)

Reduplication and object movement in Ewe and Fon

Fabb, N., 1992, In : Journal of African Languages and Linguistics. 13, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Western Africa
West Africa
Language
language
Ewe

The licensing of Fon verbs

Fabb, N., 1992, In : Journal of West African Languages. 21, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Verbs
Licensing

Things to make and do: some new ways of teaching undergraduate literature

Fabb, N., 1992, Channels of Communication: Papers from the Conference of Higher Education Teachers of English. Hobsbaum, P., Lyons, P. & McGhee, J. (eds.). p. 203-212 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Teaching
literature
83 Citations (Scopus)

Ways of Reading: Advanced reading skills for students of English literature

Fabb, N., Furniss, T., Montgomery, M., Mills, S. & Durant, A., 23 Jul 1992, 1st ed. London. 272 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

English Literature
Reading Skills
Teaching
Exercise
1990

Literary Studies in Action

Fabb, N. & Durant, A., 4 Jan 1990, 240 p. (Interface)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Literary Studies
Exercise
75 Citations (Scopus)

The difference between English restrictive and nonrestrictive clauses

Fabb, N., 1990, In : Journal of Linguistics. 26, 1, p. 57-77 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

indexing
discourse
Clause
Restrictive Relative Clause
Nonrestrictive Relative Clause

The language of signs

Fabb, N., 1 Sep 1990, The Guinness Encyclopedia. Crofton, I. (ed.). p. 610-611 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Language
1988

Doing affixation in the GB syntax

Fabb, N., 1988, Morphology and Modularity: In honour of Henk Schultink. Everaert, M., Evers, A., Huybregts, R. & Trommelen, M. (eds.). Dordrecht, p. 129-145 17 p. (Publications in language sciences; vol. 29).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Affixation
Syntax
89 Citations (Scopus)

English suffixation is constrained only by selectional restrictions

Fabb, N., Nov 1988, In : Natural Language and Linguistic Theory. 6, 4, p. 527-539 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suffixation
Selectional Restrictions
6 Citations (Scopus)

Saussure and literary theory: from the perspective of linguistics

Fabb, N., Jun 1988, In : Critical Quarterly. 30, 2, p. 58-72 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

linguistics
cultural studies
honor
father
methodology

The Linguistics of Writing: Arguments between Language and Literature

MacCabe, C. (ed.), Fabb, N. (ed.), Attridge, D. (ed.) & Durant, A. (ed.), Feb 1988, Manchester. 325 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Language
1987

Dreaming Shakespeare: locating Gregory's Girl

Fabb, N., Jun 1987, In : Critical Quarterly. 29, 2, p. 100-107 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

William Shakespeare
Dreaming
William Shakespeare's Plays
1 Citation (Scopus)

Ten years on in the linguistics of writing

Fabb, N. & Durant, A., 1987, In : Prose Studies. 10, 1, p. 51-71 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prose
1983

Linguistics for 10-year olds

Fabb, N., 1983, MIT working papers in linguistics: Papers in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics. Archangeli, D., Barss, A. & Sproat, R. (eds.). Vol. 6. p. 45-61 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

linguistics
Teaching
school