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The Resource Subjects, expletives, and the EPP, edited by Peter Svenonius

Subjects, expletives, and the EPP, edited by Peter Svenonius

Label
Subjects, expletives, and the EPP
Title
Subjects, expletives, and the EPP
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Svenonius
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of previously unpublished articles examines Noam Chomsky's Extended Projection Principle and its relationship to subjects and expletives (works like "it" that stand for other words). Re-examining Chomsky's proposition that each clause must have a subject, these articles represent the current state of the debate, particularly with respect to the theory's universal applicability across languages. Presenting an international and highly respected group of contributors, the volume explores these questions in a variety of languages, including Italian, Finnish, Icelandic, an
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
415
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
P291
LC item number
.S83 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Svenonius, Peter
Series statement
Oxford studies in comparative syntax
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  • Grammar, Comarative and general
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Onderwerp (taalkunde)
  • Expletieven
  • Generatieve grammatica
Label
Subjects, expletives, and the EPP, edited by Peter Svenonius
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each section
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The que/qui-alternation and the distribution of expletives / Knut Tarald Taraldsen -- Icelandic expletive constructions and the distribution of subject types / Øystein Alexander Vangsnes -- Expletives, subjects, and topics in Finnish / Anders Holmberg and Urpo Nikanne -- The EPP in a topic-prominent language / Katalin É. Kiss -- The extended projection principle as a condition on the tense dependency / Ian Roberts and Anna Roussou -- Parameters of subject inflection in Italian diaclects / M. Rita Manzini and Leonardo M. Savoia -- Subject positions and the placement of adverbials / Peter Svenonius
Control code
252665359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610835157
Lccn
2001036744
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780195142242
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252665359
Label
Subjects, expletives, and the EPP, edited by Peter Svenonius
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each section
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The que/qui-alternation and the distribution of expletives / Knut Tarald Taraldsen -- Icelandic expletive constructions and the distribution of subject types / Øystein Alexander Vangsnes -- Expletives, subjects, and topics in Finnish / Anders Holmberg and Urpo Nikanne -- The EPP in a topic-prominent language / Katalin É. Kiss -- The extended projection principle as a condition on the tense dependency / Ian Roberts and Anna Roussou -- Parameters of subject inflection in Italian diaclects / M. Rita Manzini and Leonardo M. Savoia -- Subject positions and the placement of adverbials / Peter Svenonius
Control code
252665359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610835157
Lccn
2001036744
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780195142242
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252665359

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