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The Syntax of Nonfinite Complementation

An Economy Approach (Linguistic Inquiry Monographs)

by Zeljko Bokovic

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grammar, syntax, linguistic structure,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language,
  • Grammar,
  • Linguistics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics,
  • Complement,
  • Economy (Linguistics),
  • Grammar, Comparative and gener,
  • Grammar, Comparative and general,
  • Minimalist theory (Linguistics,
  • Minimalist theory (Linguistics),
  • Syntax

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9817380M
    ISBN 100262522365
    ISBN 109780262522366

    The absence of these forms is due to semantic reasons. The wh-element moves alone and leaves the preposition behind: Whoi did you laugh at ti? Unaccusative verbs can appear in the existential there construction or locative inversion structures. Structure Building and Lexical Insertion. S urface -structure post-movement structure containing the traces of moved constituents.

    A misapplication of Priscian's verb categories for the modern notion of non-finite clause might thus result on the recognition of clauses where there are none. Economy of representation is the principle that grammatical structures must exist for a purpose, i. In passive structures this constituent has to move from the specifier position of the verb to the specifier position of IP in order to get Case. The volume includes an introduction and overview of the Minimalist Program written by two prominent researchers.

    See also specifier rule, complement rule, adjunct rule. Move or Attract? You may not agree with the perspective outlined, and may not find the evidence compelling, but if you don't take the proposal seriously, you will miss out on what could be one of the most radical and intellectually stimulating theories of the mind in the 21st century. It serves as a contribution to the study of complementation, an under-researched area of investigation which bridges observations at the intersection of lexico-grammar, syntax and semantics. The Minimalist Program in linguistics, championed by Chomsky in the mids, is an attempt to seek beauty in the theory of linguistics. Richard Nordquist is professor emeritus of rhetoric and English at Georgia Southern University and the author of several university-level grammar and composition textbooks.


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The Syntax of Nonfinite Complementation by Zeljko Bokovic Download PDF Ebook

Minimalist program

The idea that syntactic derivations proceed by clearly delineated stages called "phases" see below. See also specifier rule, complement rule, adjunct rule.

Several differences between verb—particle constructions and prepositional verb structures follow from this, e. Richard Nordquist is professor emeritus of rhetoric and English at Georgia Southern University and the author of several university-level grammar and composition textbooks.

The elimination The Syntax of Nonfinite Complementation book the notion of government. BPS permits only binary branching, while X-bar theory permits both binary The Syntax of Nonfinite Complementation book unary branching.

In linguistics, both Generative Theory and Systemic Functional Theory of Language do not support analyses of Carthago delenda est in the way it is proposed above. The zero inflectional morpheme is one without phonological realisation but it has syntactic functions to fulfil in the structure.

An example of an interpretable feature is the plural inflection on regular English nouns, e. It serves as a contribution to the study of complementation, an under-researched area of investigation which bridges observations at the intersection of lexico-grammar, syntax and semantics.

Related Articles This movement is obligatory in English. See also anaphoric operator. The University of Melbourne.

Added to PP index Total downloads 43, of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 5 essentiap, of 2, How can I increase my downloads? This single location in Readinbs The Essential Readings excerpts crucial pieces from the beginning of Minimalism to the most recent work and provides invaluable coverage of its most important topics.

Finite verbs, on the other hand, already mark themselves for tense, aspect and voice. The wh-element moves alone and leaves the preposition behind: Whoi did you laugh at ti? Whether, although a word beginning with wh is not considered to be a wh-element in this sense.

Bare phrase structure[ edit ] A major development of MP inquiry is bare phrase structure BPSa theory of phrase structure sentence building prior to movement developed by Noam Chomsky. Unaccusative verbs can appear in the existential there construction or locative inversion structures.Željko Bošković is Professor in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Connecticut.

He is the author of The Syntax of Nonfinite Complementation: An Economy Approach () and On the Nature of the Syntax–Phonology Interface: Cliticization and Related Phenomena. ().

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Howard Lasnik is Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Price: $ The Syntax of Nonfinite Complementation: Volume 32 (and the entire book, in fact). Linguist List Steven Franks, Indiana University On the Nature of the Syntax-Phonology Interface brings together a fascinating array of facts, primarily drawn from the The Syntax of Nonfinite Complementation book Slavic languages, to argue for an account of clitics based on the phonological.

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I found that sentence in my English book, and the last part where it reads of.complementation ebook the BI pattern is favoured by the occurrence of a noun phrase between ebook and the complement clause. Third, as for distance and complexity, the to-infinitive is attested in higher proportions when the number of the intervening words between help and the infinitival clauseincreases.

Fourth, i n accordance with horror.