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The Resource Provocative syntax, Phil Branigan, (electronic resource)

Provocative syntax, Phil Branigan, (electronic resource)

Label
Provocative syntax
Title
Provocative syntax
Statement of responsibility
Phil Branigan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
After presenting the central proposal and showing its implementation in the analyses of familiar cases of syntactic movement, Branigan demonstrates the effects of provocation in a variety of inversion constructions, describes the details of chain formation and successive cyclic movement in a provocation model, and much more
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Branigan, Phil
Dewey number
415
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Linguistic inquiry monographs
Series volume
61
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
  • English language
Label
Provocative syntax, Phil Branigan, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-173) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Provocation. Introduction -- The inner workings of provocation -- Virtues of provocation -- Clausal provocation -- Chain formation -- Provoking head movement -- Provocative case studies. Quotative inversion -- Negative inversion -- Germanic verb-second clauses -- Force and provocation. Evidence for fin-to-force movement -- On wh-movement -- The distribution of embedded-verb second clauses -- Appendix: selection of clausal complements -- Provoking trace deletion. Introduction -- That-trace effects -- Crosslinguistic variation -- A spooky constraint -- Short wh-movement in embedded questions
Control code
ocn727948437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 176 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283119153
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727948437
Label
Provocative syntax, Phil Branigan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-173) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Provocation. Introduction -- The inner workings of provocation -- Virtues of provocation -- Clausal provocation -- Chain formation -- Provoking head movement -- Provocative case studies. Quotative inversion -- Negative inversion -- Germanic verb-second clauses -- Force and provocation. Evidence for fin-to-force movement -- On wh-movement -- The distribution of embedded-verb second clauses -- Appendix: selection of clausal complements -- Provoking trace deletion. Introduction -- That-trace effects -- Crosslinguistic variation -- A spooky constraint -- Short wh-movement in embedded questions
Control code
ocn727948437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 176 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283119153
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727948437

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