Functional constraints in grammar : on the unergative-unaccusative distinction /

This book examines in detail the acceptability status of sentences in the following five English constructions, and elucidates the syntactic, semantic, and functional requirements that the constructions must satisfy in order to be appropriately used: There-Construction, (One's) Way Construction...

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Main Author: Kuno, Susumu, 1933-
Other Authors: Takami, Ken'ichi, 1952-
Format: eBook
Published: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub., 2004.
Series:Constructional approaches to language ; v. 1.
Online Access:CONNECT