Weirdos From Another Planet

Author: Bill Watterson
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780836218626
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Calvin and his constant companion Hobbes romp their way through another series of adventures spawned largely in the boy's never-flagging imagination

The Most Intimate Revelations About Weirdos From Another Planet

Author: Max Dilling
Publisher: Lennex
ISBN: 9785458949248
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In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "Weirdos from Another Planet!." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some may be startled by their biting sincerity; others may be spellbound by their unbridled flights of fantasy. Don't buy this book if: 1. You don't have nerves of steel. 2. You expect to get pregnant in the next five minutes. 3. You've heard it all.

The Authoritative Calvin And Hobbes

Author: Bill Watterson
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780836218220
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A large-format treasury of cartoons featuring the mischievous six-year-old Calvin and his stuffed tiger Hobbes

Calvin And Hobbes

Author: Bill Watterson
Publisher: Little, Brown and Compagny Books
ISBN: 9780751516555
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A collection of Calvin and Hobbes cartoons. The author won the 1986 Reuben Award as Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year and has also illustrated Something Under the Bed is Drooling , Scientific Progress Goes Boink and Weirdos From Another Planet. Spaceman Spliff, Stupendous Man, the ferocious tiger Hobbes, and the rest of Calvin's imaginary friends return in this book. Other books featuring these characters include Something Under the Bed is Drooling, Weirdos from Another Planet and Scientific Progress Goes Boink.

A Minimalist Approach To Scrambling

Author: Simin Karimi
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110199793
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This study addresses the problems scrambling langauges provide for the existing syntactic theories by analyzing the interaction of semantic and discourse functional factors with syntactic properties of word order in this type of languages, and by discussing the implications of this interaction for Universal Grammar. Three interrelated goals are carefully followed in this work. The first is to analyze the syntactic structure of Persian, a language which exhibits free word order. With this analysis, the author has accounted for the relative order of categorized expressions, the motivation for their possible rearrangements, and the grammatical results of those reorderings. In this respect, a broad range of major syntactic phenomena, including object shift, Case, Extended Projection Principle (EPP), binding, and scope interpretation of quantifiers, interrogative phrases, adverbial phrases, and negative elements are examined. This monograph is the first major theoretical work ever published on Persian, and therefore fills the existing gap by providing insight into the syntactic structure of this language. The second goal is to connect these insights to similar linguistic properties in languages in which scrambling occurs (e.g. German, Dutch, Hindi, Russian, Japanese, and Korean), and to provide a deeper understanding of this group of genetically diverse, but typologically related languages. The final and principal goal is to situate the results of this work within the framework of the Minimalist Program (MP). The investigations in this study indicate that scrambling is not an optional rule, and that certain principles of MP, such as the Minimal Link Condition, are only seemingly violated in these languages. Furthermore, it is shown that careful analysis of scrambling with respect to binding and scope relations, and a reanalysis of the properties of A and A' movements, cast some doubts on the relevance of a typology of movement in natural language.

Something Under The Bed Is Drooling

Author: Bill Watterson
Publisher: Little Brown
ISBN: 9780751504835
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A collection of Calvin and Hobbes cartoons. The author won the 1986 Reuben Award as Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year and has also illustrated Attack of the Deranged Mutant Killer Snow Goons , Calvin and Hobbes' Yukon Ho! and Weirdos From Another Planet .

Building And Interpreting Possession Sentences

Author: Neil Myler
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262034913
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A wide-ranging generative analysis of the typology of possession sentences, solving long-standing puzzles in their syntax and semantics.

Yukon Ho

Author: Bill Watterson
Publisher: Sphere
ISBN: 9780751509342
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YUKON HO! marks the hilarious hat-trick of the hugely popular cartoon characters Calvin and Hobbes.

The Days Are Just Packed

Author: Bill Watterson
Publisher: Little, Brown and Compagny Books
ISBN: 9780751507614
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A collection of the Sunday paper cartoon strips in which Calvin, the self-proclaimed "Boy of Destiny", continues to save the universe with his alter egos, Spaceman Spiff and Stupendous Man--until Miss Wormwood or his mother bring him back to reality. Full color.

Weirdos

Author: Errol Shaw
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781462884117
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