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The Architecture of Focus
Language: en
Pages: 625
Authors: Valéria Molnár
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

This collection investigates the architecture of focus in linguistic theory from different theoretical perspectives. Research on focus and information structure
Aspects of the Grammar of Focus
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Przemysław Tajsner
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Peter Lang

The book examines the aspects of focus within the recent minimalist paradigm. Focus is viewed here as a grammar's response to the requirements of the systems ex
Focus and Background in Romance Languages
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: Andreas Dufter
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-18 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

Focus–background structure has taken center stage in much current theorizing about sentence prosody, syntax, and semantics. However, both the inventory of foc
Acta Societatis Linguisticae Europaeae
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Language and languages
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

The Morphosyntax-Phonology Connection
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Vera Gribanova
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The contributions included in this volume arise from the Workshop on Locality and Directionality at the Morphosyntax-Phonology Interface, which took place at St
Working Papers in Scandinavian Syntax
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Scandinavian languages
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

Spanish Clitics on the Move
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Elisabeth Mayer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-10 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This volume explores the complex relationship between primary agreement by means of object marking or differential object marking (DOM), and secondary agreement
Pragmatics and Autolexical Grammar
Language: en
Pages: 339
Authors: Etsuyo Yuasa
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-29 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This book presents papers in honor of Jerry Sadock’s rich legacy in pragmatics and Autolexical Grammar. Highlights of the pragmatics section include Larry Hor
The Distribution of Pronoun Case Forms in English
Language: en
Pages: 409
Authors: Heidi Quinn
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This book offers an in-depth analysis of Modern English pronoun case. The author examines case trends in a wide range of syntactic constructions and concludes t
Sounds of Silence
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Jutta Hartmann
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: BRILL

In the early 80s, largely due to Chomskys Lectures on Government and Binding and ensuing research, a kind of encompassing theory of empty elements had emerged.