Clause Structure (Key Topics in Syntax) by Elly van Gelderen

By Elly van Gelderen

Clause constitution is the main widely-studied phenomenon inside syntactic idea, since it refers to how phrases and words are embedded inside a sentence, their relationships to one another inside of a sentence, and finally, how sentences are layered and represented within the human mind. This quantity provides a transparent and up to date assessment of the Minimalist application, synthesizes an important study findings, and explores the most important shifts in generative syntax. As an obtainable subject e-book, it comprises chapters on framework, the clause in most cases, and the semantic, grammatical and pragmatic layers. Designed for graduate scholars and researchers attracted to syntactic thought, this ebook encompasses a diversity of examples taken from info acquisition, typology and language switch, along dialogue questions, worthwhile feedback for extra examining and an invaluable glossary.

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