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The Resource The minimalist syntax of defective domains : gerunds and infinitives, Acrisio Pires, (electronic resource)

The minimalist syntax of defective domains : gerunds and infinitives, Acrisio Pires, (electronic resource)

Label
The minimalist syntax of defective domains : gerunds and infinitives
Title
The minimalist syntax of defective domains
Title remainder
gerunds and infinitives
Statement of responsibility
Acrisio Pires
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book unifies the analysis of certain non-finite domains, focusing on subject licensing, agreement, and Case and control. It proposes a minimalist analysis of English gerunds which allows only a null subject PRO (TP-defective gerunds), a lexical subject (gerunds as complements of perception verbs), or both types of subjects (clausal gerunds). It then analyzes Portuguese infinitives, showing that the morphosyntactic properties of non-inflected and inflected infinitives correlate with distinct treatments of obligatory and non-obligatory control. It explores these and other phenomena to show
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pires, Acrisio
Dewey number
415/.6
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Linguistik aktuell,
Series volume
v. 98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
Label
The minimalist syntax of defective domains : gerunds and infinitives, Acrisio Pires, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Minimalist Syntax of Defective Domains; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; dedication page; TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS AND SYMBOLS; INTRODUCTION; 1. THE MINIMALIST SYNTAX OF CLAUSAL GERUNDS; 2. CLAUSAL VERSUS TP-DEFECTIVE GERUNDS:; 3. AGREEMENT, CASE, CONTROL AND MOVEMENT IN INFINITIVES; 4. SYNTACTIC CHANGE: THE DEVELOPMENT OF INFLECTED AND NON-INFLECTED INFINITIVES; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; INDEX; The series Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today
Control code
ocn427506759
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 188 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027233622
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)427506759
Label
The minimalist syntax of defective domains : gerunds and infinitives, Acrisio Pires, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Minimalist Syntax of Defective Domains; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; dedication page; TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS AND SYMBOLS; INTRODUCTION; 1. THE MINIMALIST SYNTAX OF CLAUSAL GERUNDS; 2. CLAUSAL VERSUS TP-DEFECTIVE GERUNDS:; 3. AGREEMENT, CASE, CONTROL AND MOVEMENT IN INFINITIVES; 4. SYNTACTIC CHANGE: THE DEVELOPMENT OF INFLECTED AND NON-INFLECTED INFINITIVES; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; INDEX; The series Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today
Control code
ocn427506759
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 188 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027233622
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)427506759

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