The Syntax Handbook: Second Edition


This second edition of The Syntax Handbook provides an updated reader-friendly review of the most frequently encountered syntactic terms that language interventionists use. With eight chapters devoted to syntactic form and five to syntactic function, plus developmental data on children’s attainment of significant syntactic structures, this text is for professionals concerned with language development and disorders.

  • Exercises (with answer keys) are provided to review key vocabulary and to practice applying the information from each chapter to your work as a language interventionist.
  • A glossary and a number of helpful appendices are also included.
  • This practical book simplifies syntax for the beginning university student, yet offers insight and quick reference to the seasoned professional.