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The Theta System: an Introduction

Martin Everaert, Marijana Marelj, and Tal Siloni

in The Theta System: Argument Structure at the Interface

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199602513
eISBN:
9780191739200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602513.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Semantics and Pragmatics

The goal of this introduction is threefold. Firstly, it overviews the core issues and challenges at the lexicon-syntax interface, thus setting the stage for the appearance of the Theta system of ... More


Two More Case Studies in Failed Agreement

Omer Preminger

in Agreement and Its Failures

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027403
eISBN:
9780262323192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027403.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter presents two additional case studies in support of one of the central claims advanced in the monograph: the existence of failed agreement in utterances that are nevertheless fully ... More


Omnipresent little v in Pazar Laz

Balkız Öztürk and Eser Erguvanlı Taylan

in The Verbal Domain

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198767886
eISBN:
9780191821738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198767886.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

This study argues that in Pazar Laz, an endangered South-Caucasian language spoken in Turkey, all eventive verbal predicates, including both unergatives and unaccusatives, pattern as transitives ... More


Functional Sequence Zones and Slavic L>T>N Participles

Lucie Taraldsen Medová and Bartosz Wiland

in Exploring Nanosyntax

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190876746
eISBN:
9780190876784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190876746.003.0012
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter makes a case for morphemes as zones of functional sequence (fseq zones) in nanosyntax. Under such an approach, morphemes that compete for insertion with each other form the same fseq ... More


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