By Philipp Weisser
This monograph explores the differing kinds of clausal relatives within the world’s languages. within the fresh literature, there were claims that the stern dichotomy of subordination and coordination can't be maintained for the reason that a few buildings appear to be in among those different types. This research investigates those buildings intimately.
The first half is worried with clause chaining buildings, whereas the second one is anxious with diverse situations of uneven coordination in English. In either components, it really is proven that different exams to differentiate clausal kin certainly yield diversified effects for the categorical structures. This poses a critical problem for the tested theories of clausal kinfolk. even if, because it is argued, contemporary analyses of coordination offer for the chance to map a subordinate constitution onto a coordinate one by way of commonplace transformational ideas. it truly is proven unmarried stream step derives all of the extraordinary houses of the phenomena in query.
This publication hence offers the 1st finished answer for a long-standing challenge in theoretical syntax.
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Derived Coordination: A Minimalist Perspective on Clause Chains, Converbs and Asymmetric Coordination (Linguistische Arbeiten) by Philipp Weisser