The Complementiser Phase: Subjects and Operators

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This book draws together nine original investigations by leading linguists and promising young scholars on the syntax of complementisers (eg that in She said that she would) and their phrases. The chapters are divided into two parts, each of which highlights aspects of the behaviour and function of complementisers. The first part looks at how and when subjects, or parts of subjects, can and cannot move outside their canonical position in a sentence. Each chapter examines and compares the relevance of a number of syntactic ...

The Complementiser Phase: Subjects and Operators 2010, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780199584369

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The Complementiser Phase: Subjects and Operators 2010, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780199584352

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