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Syntactic Effects of Morphological Change

Syntactic Effects of Morphological Change

David W. Lightfoot (ed.)

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199250691
eISBN:
9780191719455
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250691.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This book explores a central aspect of language change: the nature and degree to which changes in morphology (inflectional word endings, for example) cause changes in syntax (for example, in word ... More

Syntactic Reconstruction and Proto-Germanic

Syntactic Reconstruction and Proto-Germanic

George Walkden

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198712299
eISBN:
9780191780837
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712299.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This book investigates methods, possibilities, and limitations in the reconstruction of syntax in a framework which holds that the object of enquiry is knowledge of language and which acknowledges ... More

Syntax and its Limits

Syntax and its Limits

Raffaella Folli, Christina Sevdali, and Robert Truswell (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199683239
eISBN:
9780191763212
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199683239.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This book explores the empirical scope of syntactic theory, by concentrating on a set of phenomena for which both syntactic and nonsyntactic analyses initially appear plausible. Exploring the nature ... More

The Syntax of Anaphora

The Syntax of Anaphora

Ken Safir

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195166132
eISBN:
9780199788460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166132.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This book establishes the need for a competitive approach to the distribution and interpretation of anaphoric relations in natural language, and makes a particular proposal about the sort of ... More

The Syntax of AspectDeriving Thematic and Aspectual Interpretation

The Syntax of Aspect: Deriving Thematic and Aspectual Interpretation

Nomi Erteschik-Shir and Tova Rapoport (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199280445
eISBN:
9780191712845
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280445.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This book investigates the way grammar deals with the representation of aspectual (aktionsart) concepts, focusing on issues of the lexicon–syntax interface. The authors' analyses of this interface ... More

The Syntax of EllipsisEvidence from Dutch Dialects

The Syntax of Ellipsis: Evidence from Dutch Dialects

Jeroen Van Craenenbroeck

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195375640
eISBN:
9780199871612
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195375640.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This book investigates a number of elliptical constructions found in Dutch dialects within the framework of the Minimalist Program. It argues that both the PF-deletion and the pro-theory of ellipsis ... More

The Syntax of Old NorseWith a survey of the inflectional morphology and a complete bibliography

The Syntax of Old Norse: With a survey of the inflectional morphology and a complete bibliography

Jan Terje Faarlund

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199235599
eISBN:
9780191709401
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235599.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This is the first account of Old Norse syntax for a hundred years, and the first ever in a non-Scandinavian language. It presents a full analysis of the syntax of the language, and succinct ... More

The Syntax of Old Romanian

The Syntax of Old Romanian

Gabriela Pană Dindelegan (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198712350
eISBN:
9780191780899
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712350.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter presents the main characteristics of OR and the deeper structural changes in the passage to MR. Special attention is paid to phenomena such as: restructuring of the Tense-Aspect-Mood ... More

The Syntax of Roots and the Roots of Syntax

The Syntax of Roots and the Roots of Syntax

Artemis Alexiadou, Hagit Borer, and Florian Schäfer (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199665266
eISBN:
9780191748554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665266.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This volume brings together chapters that discuss the nature of roots, the core elements of word meaning. It looks not only at their syntax, but also their phonology, semantics, and ... More

The Syntax of Sentential Stress

The Syntax of Sentential Stress

Arsalan Kahnemuyipour

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199219230
eISBN:
9780191711800
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219230.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Phonetics / Phonology

This book explores the nature of sentential stress, how it is assigned, and its interaction with information structure. The central thesis is that the position of sentential or nuclear stress — the ... More

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