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The Proper Way

Hagit Borer

in Structuring Sense Volume I: In Name Only

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199263905
eISBN:
9780191718182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199263905.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics

This chapter, which serves as a general introduction to the mode of argumentation employed in the rest of this book, includes a review of some arguments for the existence of a syntactic D projection, ... More


Syntactic Change

D. Gary Miller

in Language Change and Linguistic Theory, Volume II: Morphological, Syntactic, and Typological Change

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199583430
eISBN:
9780191595288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583430.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

Differences in syntactic projection result from changes in lexical features, e.g. by reanalysis. In West Greenlandic factives, subject‐to‐object raising was lost along with the Agree relation that ... More


On the syntax of modality and the Actuality Entailment

Jacqueline Guéron

in Sentence and Discourse

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198739418
eISBN:
9780191802416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739418.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Semantics and Pragmatics

This chapter examines Hacquard’s (2007) claim that the Actuality Entailment (AE) triggered by perfective deontic modal verbs, can be accounted for syntactically. Hacquard proposes that pistemic and ... More


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