- xx, 1123 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Craenenbroeck, Jeroen van,Temmerman, Tanja,
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 1039-1114) and index.Summary: This handbook is the first volume to provide a comprehensive, in-depth, and balanced discussion of ellipsis, a phenomena whereby expressions in natural language appear to be incomplete but are still understood. It explores fundamental questions about the workings of grammar and provides detailed case studies of inter- and intralinguistic variation.