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Urbana: University of Illinois Press. ), 2 6 1 - 2 7 3 . 1988 "Linking intonation units in spoken English", in: John Haiman — Sandra A. ), 1 - 2 9 . ) 1986 Evidentiality: The linguistic coding of epistemology. Norwood, N. : Ablex. Clark, Herbert H. - Eve V. Clark 1977 Psychology and language. An introduction to psycholinguistics. : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. 1975 Syntax and semantics 3: Speech acts. New York: Academic Press. ) 1981 Conversational routine. Explorations in standardized communication situations and prepatterned speech.

Det hade han nog. had he any siblings that had he probably (Gripe, SO 58) (79) Did he have any sisters or brothers? Probably. fast jag ska be honom skriva den själv jag kan ... although I shall ask him write it himself I can nog inte. probably not (Gripe, SO 128) (81) ... and I'm going to ask him to write it down, because I don't think I could. (Gripe, ET 114) The reinforcing nog is signalled by stress and front position: (82) Ja, nog var det bra att hon inte skulle ro sä yes certainly was it good that she not would row so längt.

Quirk, Randolph - Sidney Greenbaum - Geoffrey Leech - Jan Svartvik 1985 A comprehensive grammar of the English language. London: Longman. ), 272-289. ) in press Long-term processes in grammaticalization: Corpus-based studies in the history of English. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. I think — an English modal particle 47 Romaine, Suzanne - Deborah Lange 1991 "The use of like as a marker of reported speech and thought: A case of grammaticalization in progress", American Speech 66: 227-279. ) 1981 Sprache und Pragmatik.

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