Masked Inversion in French - Postal, Paul M

In this important work of linguistic analysis, Paul M. Postal addresses a paradigm anomaly in French that has hitherto resisted explanation. A general restriction limiting the form of direct objects in complex infinitival constructions with main verbs like faire fails to hold with certain subordinate verbs, especially connaitre. Marshaling ... Read More

Masked Inversion in French 1989, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226675695