Exploring interfaces /

Models of theoretical linguistics now emphasize the meeting points, or interfaces, between different aspects of our language capacity. Syntactic operations include structure-building, checking long-distance relationships between units, and connecting alternative word orders. This volume presents a c...

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Other Authors: Cabrera, Mónica, 1970- (Editor), Camacho, José (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2019.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: Introduction: The Road to Interfaces / Monica Cabrera and Jose Camacho; Part I. Syntax-Lexicon Interface: 1. The L2 Acquisition of English Anticausative Structures by L1 Spanish Speakers / Monica Cabrera; 2. Dispositional Evaluative Adjectives: Lexical Alternations, Behaviors and Sideward Movement / Violeta Demonte; 3. The Role of P in Unaccusative Constructions / Roberto Mayoral Hernandez; 4. Degree Achievements of Color / Mythili Menon and Roumyana Pancheva; Part II. Syntax-Semantics Interface: 5. Negative Idioms / Jose Camacho; 6. Scope, Syntax and Prosody in Russian as a Second or Heritage Language / Tania Ionin and Tatiana Luchkina; 7. On the Syntax of Pronominal Clitics: A View from Greek. / Patricia Schneider-Zioga; Part III. Linearization: 8. Merge, Restructuring and Clitic Climbing in Spanish / Pascual Jose Masullo; 9. Linearization When Multiple Orderings Are Possible: Adjective Ordering Restrictions and Focus / Katy McKinney-Bock; 10. Dialectal Variation in VOS Word Order in Spanish / Liliana Sanchez and Pablo Zdrojewski.