“Adger truly manages to achieve a good balance between a formal theoretical model and its empirical coverage. Each chapter includes excellent problem sets . PDF | On Jan 1, , David Adger and others published Core Syntax: A Minimalist Approach. This is an introduction to the structure of sentences in human languages. It assumes no prior knowledge of linguistic theory and little of elementary grammar.
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David Hunter rated it liked it Apr 02, Another very positive characteristic is the approach to crosslinguistic variation, which is given consistently in terms of features. The third chapter includes the semantic aspect and its role in syntax. It assumes no prior knowledge of linguistic theory and little of elementary grammar. My library Help Advanced Book Search.
Great intro to Minimalism. This fast-track introduction to syntax assumes no prior knowledge of linguistic theory.
Therefore, he presents these three significant elements lucidly throughout his textbook. Request an Inspection Copy.
He is co-general editor of the series Oxford Studies synatx Theoretical Linguistics. Reviews “Adger truly manages to achieve a good balance between a formal theoretical model and its empirical coverage. Mihoko Zushi – – Garland. Jan 20, Verena rated it liked it Shelves: Home This editionEnglish, Book edition: Representing Phrase Structure 5: None of your libraries hold this item.
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Core Syntax: A Minimalist Approach
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Finally, dore methodology of theory formation is emphasised as well. Locality in Minimalist Syntax. Dylan rated it liked it Jun 01, Subjects and Objects 7.
In the first chapter, the author introduces some main concepts of linguistics. Open to the public. At least it contains summaries of every chapter to convey the general ideas. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Again, in chapter seven the author argues that functional categories are significant in relation to subjects and objects.
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However, the main focus is on the determiner phrase DPwhile chapter 8 is reserved for the complementizer phrases CP. Open to the public ; P I really dislike Syntax and this book didn’t change my attitude. A Practical Guide Alexandra Y. Liam rated it liked it Feb 15, Adegr Request an Inspection Copy. This will definitely require reads to be well understood by me.
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