By Miriam Butt,Tracy Holloway King
Case marking alternations and the overt attention of case marking inside unmarried clauses, together with case stacking, have persevered to have interaction the eye of linguists operating with varied syntactic theories. The phenomenon of clause union or complicated predication has led linguists to examine case marking and argument consciousness that is going past the area of the one clause. whatever the complexity or simplicity of the predicational constitution of a clause, the papers incorporated during this quantity exhibit how the connection among arguments and their overt attention could be dealt with.
These papers additionally deal with a number of case marking in Australian languages, possessor alternation in Welsh, directional advanced predicates in American Indian languages, and causatives in eastern. in addition, they speak about representational matters that surround underspecification and the encoding of semantic details had to make certain the correspondence of thematic arguments to their overt syntactic realization.
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