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Professor Rodney Huddleston is a linguist and grammarian specializing in the study and description of English. The following is a list of linguists, those who study linguistics. ... This article is about grammar from a linguistic perspective. ...


Rodney Huddleston is the primary author of The Cambridge Grammar of the English Language (ISBN 0521431468), which presents a comprehensive descriptive grammar of English. Grammar is the study of the rules governing the use of a language. ...


He is an Emeritus Professor of the University of Queensland, where he taught until 1997. He previously held lectureships at the University of Edinburgh, University College London, and the University of Reading. Professor Huddleston holds a PhD from the University of Cambridge(?). A professor is a senior teacher and researcher, usually in a college or university. ... The University of Queensland The University of Queensland (UQ) (motto: Scientia ac Labore - through knowledge and hard work) has its main campus in Brisbane, Queensland, specifically in the suburb of St Lucia. ... 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1583, is a renowned centre for teaching and research in Edinburgh, Scotland. ... University College London, commonly known as UCL, is one of the colleges that make up the University of London. ... The University of Reading (pronounced Redding) is a university in the English town of Reading. ... The University of Cambridge is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world. ...


Born in Manchester, he now resides on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Manchester is a city in the north-west of England. ... Australias Sunshine Coast is the Queensland region north of the state capital Brisbane, running between Caloundra in the south and Noosa in the north. ...


Partial bibliography

  • Huddleston, Rodney D. (1971). The sentence in written English; a syntactic study based on an analysis of scientific texts, Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0521080622.
  • Huddleston, Rodney D. (1976). An introduction to English transformational syntax, Longman. ISBN 0582550611.
  • Huddleston, Rodney D. (1984). Introduction to the grammar of English, Cambridge University Press. ISBN 052122893X.
  • Huddleston, Rodney D. (1988). English grammar : an outline, Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0521323118.
  • Huddleston, Rodney D. and Pullum, Geoffrey K. (2002). The Cambridge Grammar of the English Language, Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0521431468.

Professor Geoffrey K. Pullum (born in 1945 in Irvine, Scotland) is a linguist specialising in the study of English. ...

External links

  • Press release on release of the CGEL from the University of Queensland

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Rodney Huddleston was until recently Professor in the Linguistics section of the Department of English at the University of Queensland, Australia, and has been publishing important books and papers on English grammar for thirty years.
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Rodney Huddleston - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (215 words)
Rodney D. Huddleston is a linguist and grammarian specializing in the study and description of English.
Huddleston is the primary author of The Cambridge Grammar of the English Language (ISBN 0-521-43146-8), which presents a comprehensive descriptive grammar of English.
Huddleston, Rodney D. Introduction to the Grammar of English, Cambridge University Press.
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