Pam Peters

Emeritus Professor

  • 135 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
1989 …2022
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2018

Lexicography and applied linguistics

Peters, P. & Fernández, T., 2018, The Routledge handbook of lexicography. Fuertes-Olivera, P. A. (ed.). London ; New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 105-122 18 p. (Routledge handbooks in linguistics).

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The lexicography of English usage: describing usage variation and change

Peters, P., 2018, English usage guides: history, advice, attitudes. Tieken-Boon van Ostade, I. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, p. 31-49 19 p. (Oxford linguistics).

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evidence
language change
stigmatization
assimilation
twenty-first century
2017

Epilogue: on establishing the standard language - and language standards

Peters, P., 2017, Prescription and tradition in language: establishing standards across time and space. Tieken-Boon van Ostade, I. & Percy, C. (eds.). Bristol, UK: MULTILINGUAL MATTERS LTD, p. 355-366 12 p. (Multilingual matters; no. 165).

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Language education policy and English in multilingual countries

Peters, P. & Burridge, K., 2017, Education, training and communication in cultural management of landscapes: transdisciplinary contributions to Cultural Integrated Landscape Management. Oosterbeek, L., Gudauskas, R. & Caron, L. (eds.). Mação: Instituto Terra e Memória, Vol. 1. p. 145-152 8 p. (Arkeos; vol. 42).

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Open Access
2016

Lexicography: the construction of dictionaries and thesauruses

Peters, P., 2016, The Routledge handbook of linguistics. Allan, K. (ed.). Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 187-204 18 p. (Routledge handbooks in linguistics).

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2015

Dual adverbs in Australian English

Peters, P., 2015, Grammatical change in English world-wide. Collins, P. (ed.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 179–204 26 p. (Studies in Corpus Linguistics; vol. 67).

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Australian English
Adverb
British English
Key Words
Narrative Text

Turn management and backchannels

Peters, P. & Wong, D., 2015, Corpus pragmatics: A handbook. Aijmer, K. & Rühlemann, C. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 408-429 22 p.

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listener
conversation analysis
management
conversation
dialogue
2013

Style and politeness: the case of the personal pronoun

Peters, P., 2013, Approaching language variation through corpora: a festschrift in honour of Toshio Saito. Yamazaki, S. & Sigley, R. (eds.). Bern: Peter Lang, p. 325-346 22 p. (Linguistic insights : studies in language and communication; vol. 167).

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politeness
English language
New Zealand
pragmatics
medication
2012

Colloquial Australian English

Peters, P. & Collins, P., 2012, The Mouton world atlas of variation in English. Kortmann, B. & Lunkenheimer, K. (eds.). Berlin: De Gruyter, p. 585-595 11 p.

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Emergent conjunctions

Peters, P., 2012, Words, words, words: philology and beyond : Festschrift for Andreas Fischer on the occasion of his 65th birthday. Chevalier, S. & Honegger, T. (eds.). Germany: Francke Verlag, p. 127-144 18 p.

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English in Australia and New Zealand

Peters, P. & Burridge, K., 2012, Areal features of the anglophone world. Hickey, R. (ed.). Berlin: De Gruyter, p. 233-258 26 p. (Topics in English linguistics; vol. 80).

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Usage guides and Australian English: prescription and description

Peters, P., 2012, Codification, canons and curricula: description and prescription in language and literature. Anne Schröder (ed.). Bielefeld: Aisthesis Verlag, p. 247-264 18 p. (Bielefelder Schriften zu Linguistik und Literaturwissenschaft; vol. 26).

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Varieties of English: standard British English

Peters, P., 2012, English historical linguistics: an international handbook. Volume 2. Bergs, A. & Brinton, L. J. (eds.). Berlin ; Boston: De Gruyter, p. 1879-1899 21 p. (Handbooks of Linguistics and Communication Science).

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Varieties of English
British English
American English
Local Identity
21st Century
2009

Australian and New Zealand English

Peters, P., 16 Feb 2009, A Companion to the History of the English Language: Section 2: English in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. Momma, H. & Matto, M. (eds.). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, p. 389-399 11 p.

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Australian English as a regional epicentre

Peters, P., 2009, World Englishes-- problems, properties and prospects: selected papers from the 13th IAWE conference. Hoffmann, T. & Siebers, L. (eds.). Amsterdam ; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 107-124 18 p. (Varieties of English around the world).

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New Zealand
Innovation
Industry
Participation
Exercise

Irregular verbs: regularization and ongoing variability

Peters, P., 2009, Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond. Peters, P., Collins, P. & Smith, A. (eds.). Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 13-30 18 p. (Varieties of English Around the World; vol. G39).

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No in the lexicogrammar of English

Peters, P. & Funk, Y., 2009, Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond. Peters, P., Collins, P. & Smith, A. (eds.). Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 225-241 17 p. (Varieties of English Around the World; vol. G39).

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Personal pronouns in spoken English grammar

Peters, P., 2009, Corpora and discourse - and stuff: papers in honour of Karin Aijmer. Bowen, R., Mobärg, M. & Ohlander, S. (eds.). Gothenburg, Sweden: University of Gothenburg, p. 253-265 13 p. (Gothenburg Studies in English; vol. 96).

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The mandative subjunctive in spoken English

Peters, P., 2009, Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond. Peters, P., Collins, P. & Smith, A. (eds.). Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 125-137 13 p. (Varieties of English Around the World; vol. G39).

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2008

Australian English: morphology and syntax

Collins, P. & Peters, P., 2008, The Pacific and Australasia. Burridge, K. & Kortmann, B. (eds.). Berlin ; New York: De Gruyter, p. 341-361 21 p. (Varieties of English; vol. 3).

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English Usage: Prescription and Description

Peters, P., 14 Jan 2008, The Handbook of English Linguistics. Aarts, B. & McMahon, A. (eds.). Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, p. 759-780 22 p.

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Patterns of negation: the relationship between NO and NOT in regional varieties of English

Peters, P., 2008, The Dynamics of linguistic variation: corpus evidence on English past and present. Nevalainen, T., Taavitsainen, I., Pahta, P. & Korhonen, M. (eds.). Netherlands: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 147-162 (Studies in language variation).

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2006

Similes and other evaluative idioms in Australian English

Peters, P., 2006, Phraseology and culture in English. Berlin: De Gruyter, p. 235-255 21 p.

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2004

Australian English: Morphology and syntax

Collins, P. & Peters, P., 2004, A handbook of varieties of English: A multimedia reference tool. Vol. 2: Morphology and syntax. Kortmann, B. & Schneider, E. W. (eds.). Berlin; New York: De Gruyter, Vol. 2. p. 593-610 18 p.

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2003

Textual structure and segmentation in online documents

Peters, P. & Smith, A., 2003, Extending the scope of corpus-based research: new applications, new challenges. Granger, S. & Petch-Tyson, S. (eds.). Amsterdam: Rodopi, p. 71-88 18 p. (Language and computers : studies in practical linguistics; no. 48).

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Textual Structure
Segmentation
Electronic Media
Communication Strategies
Prose
2002

Capital Letters

Peters, P., 2002, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers. Snooks, L. (ed.). Amsterdam, The Netherlands: John Wiley & Sons, p. 118-135 18 p.

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Effective and Inclusive Language

Peters, P., 2002, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers. Snooks, L. (ed.). Brisbane, Australia: John Wiley & Sons, p. 48-62 15 p.

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Grammar

Peters, P., 2002, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers. Snooks, L. (ed.). Brisbane, Australia: John Wiley & Sons, p. 63-77 15 p.

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Numbers and Measurement

Peters, P., 2002, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers. Snooks, L. (ed.). Brisbane, Australia: John Wiley & Sons, p. 162-186 25 p.

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Shortened Forms

Peters, P., 2002, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers. Snooks, L. (ed.). Brisbane, Australia: John Wiley & Sons, p. 150-162 13 p.

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Spelling and Word Punctuation

Peters, P., 2002, Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers. Snooks, L. (ed.). Brisbane, Australia: John Wiley & Sons, p. 78-94 17 p.

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Textual morphology from Gutenberg to the e-book

Peters, P., 2002, Text types and corpora: studies in honour of Udo Fries. Fischer, A., Tottie, G. & Lehmann, H. M. (eds.). T̈übingen, Germany: G. Narr, p. 77-90 14 p.

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2001

Corpus evidence on Australian style and usage

Peters, P., 2001, English in Australia. David Blair, P. C. (ed.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins, p. 163-178 16 p.

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The Latin Legacy

Peters, P., 2001, A Wealth of English Studies in Honour of Goran Kjellmer. Karin Aijmer (ed.). Goteborg, Sweden: Elanders Graphic Systems AB, p. 81-94 14 p.

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Varietal effects: the influence of American English on Australian and British English

Peters, P., 2001, Who's Centric Now?. Bruce Moore (ed.). Melbourne: Oxford University Press, p. 297-309 13 p.

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