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Rissanen, Matti."From medieval to modern: corpus-based evidence of the development of adverbial connectives from Late Middle to Early Modern English." Papers of the IAUPE Conference, Malta 2010.


Rissanen. Matti. 2012. "Corpora and the study of English historical syntax." In: Merja Kytö (ed.). English Corpus Linguistics: Crossing Paths. Amsterdam/New York: Rodopi. 197-220.

Rissanen, Matti. 2012. "Grammaticalisation, contact and corpora: on the development of adverbial subordinators in English." In: Irén Hegedűs and Alexandra Fodor (eds.), English Historical Linguistics 2010. Selected Papers from the Sixteenth International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (ICEHL 16), Pécs, 23-27 August 2010. Benjamins. 131-151.


Rissanen, Matti. 2011 "On the long history of English adverbial subordinators." Connectives in Synchrony and Diachrony in European Languages, ed. by Anneli Meurman-Solin & Ursula Lenker. Studies in Variation, Contacts and Change in English 8.