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Comparisons and contrasts, Richard S. Kayne

Label
Comparisons and contrasts
Title
Comparisons and contrasts
Statement of responsibility
Richard S. Kayne
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Comparisons and Contrasts collects eleven of Richard Kayne's recent articles in theoretical syntax, with an emphasis on comparative syntax, which uses syntactic differences among languages to probe the properties of the human language faculty. Kayne attaches particular importance to uncovering the primitives of syntax/semantics, demonstrating the existence of silent elements that are syntactically and semantically active, and showing their distribution and limitations. He attempts to derive the very existence of the noun-verb distinction-and to account for the sharp differences between nouns a
Member of
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Kayne, Richard S
Dewey number
415
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
P291
LC item number
.K345 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in comparative syntax
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
Comparisons and contrasts, Richard S. Kayne
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Some Preliminary Comparative Remarks on French and Italian Definite Articles -- 2. Several, Few and Many -- 3. A Note on the Syntax of Numerical Bases -- 4. On Parameters and on Principles of Pronunciation -- 5. A Short Note on where vs. place -- 6. Expletives, Datives, and the Tension between Morphology and Syntax -- 7. Some Silent First-Person Plurals -- 8. A Note on Auxiliary Alternations and Silent Causation -- 9. Antisymmetry and the Lexicon -- 10. Why Isn't This a Complementizer? -- 11. Toward an Analysis of French Hyper-Complex Inversion / with Jean-Yves Pollock -- Bibliography -- Index
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664573434
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Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 272 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199732517
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612763366
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276336
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664573434
Label
Comparisons and contrasts, Richard S. Kayne
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Some Preliminary Comparative Remarks on French and Italian Definite Articles -- 2. Several, Few and Many -- 3. A Note on the Syntax of Numerical Bases -- 4. On Parameters and on Principles of Pronunciation -- 5. A Short Note on where vs. place -- 6. Expletives, Datives, and the Tension between Morphology and Syntax -- 7. Some Silent First-Person Plurals -- 8. A Note on Auxiliary Alternations and Silent Causation -- 9. Antisymmetry and the Lexicon -- 10. Why Isn't This a Complementizer? -- 11. Toward an Analysis of French Hyper-Complex Inversion / with Jean-Yves Pollock -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
664573434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 272 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199732517
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612763366
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
276336
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664573434

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