All posts tagged "Old English"
A Comparative Grammatical Description of Modern English Phrasal Verbs and Old English Verb-Particle Constructions
Verb-particle constructions are a characteristic feature of the highly periphrastic Modern English verb system (Fischer et al. 2000:180). Modern verb-particle constructions,...English P-wordsJune 3, 2013
Meters of Boethius (Proem): Parsing and Translation
The Meters of Boethius are a series of alliterative poems written in Old English. The author is unknown, but King Alfred...Old EnglishNovember 2, 2011
Evidence for the Death of the English Case System
Of the following eight sentences, which contain grammatically possible uses of English pronouns? My husband and I went to the movies....English PronounsSeptember 21, 2011