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"Of" in Paradise Lost as evidence for the metrical line

Fabb, N., 6 Sep 2019, 6, p. 1-25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Paradise Lost
Poem
Blank Verse
Writer
Iambic Pentameter

Picture this: a review of research relating to narrative processing by moving image versus language

Jajdelska, E., Anderson, M., Butler, C., Fabb, N., Finnigan, E., Garwood, I., Kelly, S., Kirk, W., Kukkonen, K., Mullally, S. & Schwan, S., 26 Jun 2019, In : Frontiers in Psychology . 10, 15 p., 1161.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Reading
Language
Short-Term Memory
Research
Pleasure
2018

Poetic parallelism and working memory

Fabb, N., 7 Feb 2018, In : Oral Tradition. 31, 2, p. 355-372 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Poetry
Working Memory
Poetics
Parallelism
Linguistic Form
2017

Brilliance as cognitive complexity in Aboriginal Australia

Turpin, M. & Fabb, N., 26 Jul 2017, In : Oceania. 87, 2, p. 209-230 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ceremonial
Aboriginal Australians
Brightness
Emotion
Art
2016

Processing effort and poetic closure

Fabb, N., 15 Sep 2016, In : International Journal of Literary Linguistics. 5, 4, p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Poetics
Closure
Poem
Reader
Regular
2014
Open Access
File
Verse
Aesthetics
Working Memory
Regular
Cultural Values
2013
Open Access
File
Verse
J.M.W. Turner
Psychological
Poem
Fault
2012
2 Citations (Scopus)

Poetic form as meaning in Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass

Fabb, N., 6 Sep 2012, In : Journal of Literary Semantics. 41, 2, p. 105-119 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Poetic Form
Walt Whitman
Leaves
Group
Poem
2010
12 Citations (Scopus)

Is literary language a development of ordinary language?

Fabb, N., May 2010, In : Lingua. 120, 5, p. 1219-1232 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
language
Literary Language
Ordinary Language
linguistics
Parallelism

The non-linguistic in poetic language. A generative approach

Fabb, N., 4 Nov 2010, In : Journal of Literary Theory. 4, 1, p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Language
Generative
Poetic Language
Poetry
Generative Linguistics
2009

Symmetric and asymmetric relations, and the aesthetics of form in poetic language

Fabb, N., 24 Apr 2009, In : European English Messenger. 18, 1, p. 50-59 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Aesthetics
Asymmetry
Poetic Language
Literary Language
Aesthetic Properties

Teaching & Learning Guide for: Linguistics in the Study and Teaching of Literature

Fabb, N., Jul 2009, In : Language and Linguistics Compass. 3, 5, p. 1349-1356 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

linguistics
Teaching
language
learning
colloquial
2008
1 Citation (Scopus)

Linguistics in the Study and Teaching of Literature

Fabb, N., Oct 2008, In : Language and Linguistics Compass. 2, 6, p. 1135-1147 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
linguistics
Teaching
language
literature
classroom
2006
1 Citation (Scopus)

Metrical Complexity in Christina Rossetti's Verse

Fabb, N. A. J. & Halle, M., 2006, In : College Literature. 33, 2, p. 91-114 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

performance
Verse
Rhythm
Iambic Metre
Scansion

Telling the numbers: a unified account of syllabo-tonic English and syllabic Polish and French verse

Fabb, N. & Halle, M., 2006, In : Research in Language. 4, p. 5-30 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

writer
Verse
Tonic
Grid
Poet
2005

And Rimmain yoor obeddeend omble zervand: the invented spelling system of William Baillie of Dunain (1789-1869)

Fabb, N. & Hutchison, I., Dec 2005, In : Transactions of the Philological Society. 103, 3, p. 323-338 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Spelling
Letters
Consonant
1840s
Voiceless Consonants
2004

Form as fiction

Fabb, N., 2004, In : Belgian Journal of English Language and Literature. New series, 2, p. 63-73 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fiction
Literary Forms
Inference
Phonology
Linguistic Pragmatics
2003
5 Citations (Scopus)

Metrical rules and the notion of ‘maximum’: a reply to Derek Attridge

Fabb, N., Feb 2003, In : Language and Literature. 12, 1, p. 73-80 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phonetics
Generative Metrics
2002
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
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
1999
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
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
1990
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
Nonrestrictive Relative Clause
Relative Clauses
1988
88 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
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